FOUND 0001 ‘Oumuamua
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RELEVANCE: Space Object. First known interstellar object discovered by Earth.
DESCRIPTION: Classified by the International Astronomical Union as an interstellar object, ‘Oumuamua – or 1I/2017 U1 – is an elongated asteroidal object consisting of ice beneath a carbon-covered crust.