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First asteroid found by satellite is also the STRANGEST asteroid, says NASA

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Asteroids, just like planets and stars and other celestial bodies, come in various shapes and sizes and attributes. But some of them are more dangerous and strange than the others.

Asteroid 3200 Phaethon is one of those asteroids. It is the first ever asteroid to be discovered using a satellite and ever since its discovery it has baffled the astronomers.

In fact, it would not be an overstatement to say that this asteroid is perhaps one of the most bizarre in our solar system. Why?

Read on to find out.The asteroid Phaethon was discovered on October 11, 1983 via a satellite observation of space. Before this, all known asteroids were spotted and observed using Earth-based telescopes and observatories.

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