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The Pluto pom-pom parameter

3 Mar 2018, 23:35 UTC
The Pluto pom-pom parameter
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This is the number which you never knew you needed until now.Pluto mass = 1.30900 x 10^22 kg200 g ball of wool (acrylic)10-12 pom poms per 106 yards10 cm diameter3 ply wool106 yards100 g = 10 pom poms1 kg = 1000 g = 100 pom pomsNumber of pom poms in Pluto = 1.30900 x 10^22 x 100 (for each kg)= 130.900 x 10^22Pluto. Image courtesy of NASA

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