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2 Pallas is a large asteroid in the asteroid belt.

HistoryEdit

Pallas was discovered by Wilhelm Olbers on March 28, 1802. It was the second asteroid to be discovered.

TriviaEdit

  • Pallas is the second largest asteroid in the Solar System.
  • Pallas is larger than Vesta in diameter, but it has a smaller mass.
  • Pallas accounts for 7% of the asteroid belts mass.
  • Pallas's day lasts for about 7.8 hours.