ʻOumuamua is a mildly active comet, and the first known interstellar object to pass through the Solar System.
Named Oumuamua, astronomers thought they were looking at a comet or asteroid when the University of Hawaii spotted it in October.Submitted by acronimous on August 1, 2018
The numerical value of Oumuamua in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of Oumuamua in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
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Unfortunately' Oumuamua is now too far from Earth to be observable, so any new study will need to rely on data collected over the past few months, however, we are ready for the next one that will hopefully be discovered.
' Oumuamua is a visitor to the solar system, that was a nice and important confirmation that interstellar objects can pass by. If they pass by then they may also be captured in a stable orbit as it is the case of 2015 BZ509.
We thought comet and asteroids traveling between stellar systems would be rare because of the distances involved, but now we have detected an example, in Oumuamua. The fact that we found an example so soon after developing telescopes argues that they must be rather more common than we thought.
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