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The Solar System - within and beyond

Solar system with moons

The following are the list of Solar System objects by orbit ordered by increasing distance from the Sun.

1. The Sun, a spectral class G2V main-sequence star

2. The inner Solar System and the terrestrial planets

2a. Mercury
2a1. Mercury crosser asteroids

2b. Venus

2b1. Venus-crosser asteroids
* 2002 VE68, Venus's - quasi - satellite

2c. Earth
2c1. Moon - 1
2c2. Near-Earth asteroids - (including 99942 Apophis )
2c3. Earth trojan ( 2010 - TK7 )
2c4. Earth-crosser asteroids
* Earth's quasi- satellites

2d. Mars
2d1. Moons - 2
* Deimos
* Phobos

2d2. Mars trojans
2d3. Mars-crosser asteroids

2e. Asteroids in the asteroid belt, beween the orbits of Mars and Jupiter
2e1. Ceres, a dwarf planet
2e2. Pallas
2e3. Vesta
2e4. Hygiea
2e5. Asteroids number in the hundreds of thousands.
2e6. Asteroid moons
A number of smaller groups distinct from the asteroid belt

3. The outer Solar System with the giant planets, their satellites, trojan asteroids and some minor planets

3a. Jupiter
3a1. Rings of Jupiter - 4 rings confirmed.
3a2. Jupiter's Moon - 80 moons
* Eight of them are regular satellites, remaining are irregular satellites.

* Galilean Moons
* Io
* Europa
* Ganymede
* Callisto

3a3. Jupiter trojans - trojan asteroids
3a4. Jupiter-crossing - minor planets

3b. Saturn

3b1. Rings of Saturn - The planet's rings are made up of thinner ringlets.

3b2. Saturn's Moon - atleast 62 moons. Other smaller moons constantly being created and destroyed.
* Mimas
* Enceladus
* Tethys ( trojans : - Telesto and Calypso )
* Dione (trojans: - Helene and Polydeuces
* Rhea

*# Rings of Rhea

* Titan
* Hyperion
* Iapetus
* Hoebe

3b3. Saturn-crossing minor - planets.
* There is only one inner-grazer (944 Hidalgo) and no outer-grazers or co-orbitals known;

3c. Uranus

3c1. Rings of Uranus -13 known rings.
* 2 sets of rings.
* lnner rings are narrow and dark
* Outer rings are brightly colored.

3c2. Uranus Moons - 27 known moons. thirteen inner moons, five major moons, and nine irregular moons.
* Miranda
* Ariel
* Umbriel
* Titania
* Oberon

3c3. Uranus trojan - ( 2011 QF99)

3c4. Uranus-crossing - minor planets

3d. Neptune

3d1. Rings of Neptune - 5 principal rings

3d2. Neptune's Moons - 14 moons
* Proteus
* Triton
* Nereid

3d3.Neptune trojans

3d4. Neptune - crossing minor planets

3d5. Non-trojan minor planets
* Centaurs
* Damocloids

4. Trans-Neptunian objects (beyond the orbit of Neptune)

4a. Kuiper-belt objects - ( KBOs )

4a1. Pluto , a dwarf planet
*# Pluto's Moons
* Charon
* 90482 Orcus
* Vanth
* In order - Charon, Styx, Nix, Kerberos, and Hydra.

4a2. PlutinosCharon, Styx, Nix, Kerberos, and Hydra.

4a3. Twotinos

4a4. Cubewanos - (classical objects)
* Haumea, a dwarfplanet
* Namaka
* Hi'iaka
* 50000 Quaoar
* Wywot
* 120347 Salacia
* 20000 Varuna
* Makemake - (a dwarf planet)

4b. Scattered-disc objects
4b1. Eris, a dwarf planet
* Eris Moon - Dysnomia
* (225088) 2007 OR10
* (84522) 2002 TC302
* (87269) 2000 OO67

4c. Detached objects
* 4c1. 2004 XR190
* 4c2. 90377 Sedna (possibly inner Oort cloud)
* 4c3. 2012 VP113 (possibly inner Oort cloud)

4d. Oort cloud (hypothetical)
* Hills cloud/inner Oort cloud
* Outer Oort cloud

Other Objects:

The Solar System also contains:

5. Comets (icy bodies with eccentric orbits)
5a. List of periodic comets
5b. List of non-periodic comets

6. Small objects, including:
6a. Meteoroids
6b. Interplanetary dust
6b1. Helium focusing cone , around the Sun
6c. Human-made objects orbiting the Sun, Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, and Saturn, including active artificial satellites and space junk

7. Heliosphere , a bubble in space produced by the solar wind

7a. Heliosheath
7a1. Heliopause
7a2. Hydrogen wall, a pile up of hydrogen from the interstellar medium

* Milky Way with Spiral arms
* Overlapping Solar System Layers
* Heliosphere
* Heliosheath
* Heliopause
* Heliospheric Current Sheet

Note: It would be easy for us to take a deep analysis into the existence of each and everything in the Universe by studying the structure of Solar System, Milky Way and further out to Heliosphere, Oort Cloud, Local Group till Supercluster. The reference is taken from the Wikipedia for the content and the images are given as link.

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