Sedna and the Kuiper Belt

The image below shows a schematic of our solar system viewed from above. The yellow dot indicates the position of the Sun. The green dots show the current positions of known KBOs in our solar system. The orbits of Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune lie within the these points. Click here for an expanded view of orbits in the inner Solar System.

The magenta oval indicates the orbit of one Kuiper belt object in the scattered disk.

The long cyan oval indicates the orbit of Sedna, the red dot shows the current position of Sedna in its orbit.