Reply to post: Re: It's a big round ball wizzing round the sun innit?

Pluto is more alive than Mars, huff physicists who are still not over dwarf planet's demotion

MrZoolook

Re: It's a big round ball wizzing round the sun innit?

Pluto's orbit is so far off the ecliptic plane, that it goes nowhere near Neptune's orbital path. It is correct, however, to say that it does approach the sun nearer than Neptune, because its orbit is so elliptical. This is in common with comets, as much as anything else.

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