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Red Dwarf: Planet beyond Neptune confirmed as third-largest in the solar system

Red Dwarf: Planet beyond Neptune confirmed as third-largest in the solar system Astronomers have confirmed that the dwarf planet 2007 OR10 is one of the largest objects beyond the orbit of Neptune that we’re currently aware of.By using these two sources, the researchers were able to confirm that 2007 OR10 is larger than we first thought, with a much slower rotation period.