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The Rarity of Very Red Trans-Neptunian Objects in the Scattered Disk

27 Aug 2021, 16:00 UTC
The Rarity of Very Red Trans-Neptunian Objects in the Scattered Disk
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Mohamad Ali-Dib et al 2021 AJ 162 19
New examination of photometrically very red trans-Neptunian objects shows these bodies are sharply constrained to eccentricities <0.42 and inclinations <21°, such that very few of them appear in the scattered disk.

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