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Are there any objects between Mercury and the Sun?

  1. Aug 6, 2009 #1
    Could there be objects between Mercury and the Sun? Like, say, asteroids?
     
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  3. Aug 7, 2009 #2

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    Yes. Certainly comets can pass inside Mercury's orbit. But there are no large objects in orbit with an average distance less than Mercury's.
     
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