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superior planet

Ian Ridpath

in A Dictionary of Astronomy

Second edition

Published in print January 2012 | ISBN: 9780199609055
Published online January 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191739439
superior planet

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Any planet whose orbit is farther from the Sun (and hence larger in radius) than that of the Earth, namely

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Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics

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