Two small, dense rings have been found around the asteroid Chariklo making it the first asteroid and the fifth object in the solar system to be discovered with rings.
Until now it wasn’t thought that objects as small as asteroids could hold ring systems.

Two small, dense rings have been found around the asteroid Chariklo making it the first asteroid and the fifth object in the solar system to be discovered with rings.

Until now it wasn’t thought that objects as small as asteroids could hold ring systems.

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