Release No.: 2011-03
For Release: Tuesday, January 11, 2011 - 12:30pm
New Telescope Exploring Solar System "Outback"
Pan-STARRS PS1 Observatory just before sunrise on Haleakala, Maui.
This artist's conception shows the dwarf planet Haumea, which is in the Kuiper Belt. Pan-STARRS is expected to find hundreds of new Kuiper Belt Objects during its operational lifetime.
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