First ever detection of visiting “interstellar object” throws astronomers out of orbit
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A/2017 U1 is most likely of interstellar origin

We’ve managed to send spacecraft out into the vast realm beyond our solar system, and now it looks as if the Galaxy is repaying the compliment. An object originating from outside the Solar System has been detected passing through the Sun’s real estate. Temporarily designated as A/2017 U1, the extrasolar asteroid or comet was recorded after approaching from interstellar space and heading out again on a parabolic trajectory.

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