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# How far is the asteroid belt from the sun?

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The asteroid belt [See Link] is the region of the Solar System located roughly between the orbits of the planets Mars and Jupiter.

Contrary to popular belief (helped by Hollywood and computer game manufacturers), the asteroid belt is mostly empty. The asteroids are spread over such a large area that it would be highly improbable to reach an asteroid without careful aiming.

The asteroid belt includes the dwarf planet Ceres [See Link].

It's impossible to give a precise distance, as the belt starts around the orbit of Mars [See Link] and continues up to Jupiter's. However the centre of the belt is approximately 2.7 AU (404 million km (251 million miles)) from the Sun.
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# How far is asteroid from the sun?

    There are lot's of asteroids and each one is a different distance from the sun. Between Mars and Jupiter is the Asteroid belt. Is that what you mean?

# How far is the asteroid belt from Earth?

It's difficult to be precise as the asteroids are spread about quite a lot. [See related link] The main belt starts just after Mars and finishes half way to Jupiter, but fra

# How far are asteroids from the sun?

there are various but it is in the asteroid belt usually

# What is the distance of the asteroid belt from the sun?

The asteroid belt [See Link] is the region of the Solar System located roughly between the orbits of the planets Mars and Jupiter.    Contrary to popular belief (helped

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# What is the distance between asteroid Belt and the sun?

A mile or two(a.k.a/ 3 AU's)

# What is the revolution of the asteroid belt around the sun?

  how long does it take the asteroid belt to revolve around the sun?

# How far is the asteroid belt from Jupiter?

  Around 2.4 AU.

# Where is the asteroid belt and how far is it?

The asteroid belt is located between Mars and Jupiter, It's a couple of million miles away.

# What relationship does the asteroid belt and the sun have?

  The asteroid belt orbits the Sun

# How far is the Asteroid Belt from Mars?

It is about a hundred million miles away. However there are a some asteroids a lot nearer and some a lot farther away. There's a lot of asteroids.

# Asteroids belt position from the sun?

After Mars' and before Jupiter's orbits.

# Is asteroid belt the 10th planet from the sun?

No. The asteroid belt is not a planet. It is a collection of thousands of objects that are not planets. Even then, it is between the 4th planet, Mars and the 5th planet, Jupit

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# How long is the asteroid belt around the sun?

The "Asteroid Belt" is the region of the solar system located  roughly between   the orbits of Mars and Jupiter. Therefore . . .    -- The length of the orbit of a