What is the distance between Earth and Pluto?

Answer Pluto can be as close as 28 astronomical units, or approximately 2.6 billion miles, from Earth, when the ninth planet reaches its closest point to the sun, according to Universe Today. When it is a... Read More »

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How long does it takes Earth to orbit Pluto?

Earth orbits the sun, not Pluto. Moreover, it would be impossible for Pluto to exert any gravitational pull on Earth. Gravity is a function of mass, and because Pluto has less than .24 percent of E... Read More »

How does NASA sends photos from outer space to Earth and how long do photos from Jupiter take to reach Earth?

The simple answer is, over a radio transmission containing the picture information and between 35 and 52 minutes depending on how far away we are from Jupiter at the time.NASA has employed many dif... Read More »

How far is pluto from neptune?

On average, the planet Neptune is 4,497,070 miles from the sun. Pluto, no longer classified as a planet, is 5,913,520 miles from the sun. The difference between the two is 1,416,450 miles, which is... Read More »

What is Pluto made from?

Pluto, once believed to be a planet, is now known as a dwarf planet. Because Pluto is so far away from Earth, we do not know as much about it as we would like to. The precise composition of Pluto i... Read More »