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Pluto is half of the US

Fact - Pluto's width is about half of the width of the United States
Pic Credits: © 2015 NASA Goddard Space Flight Center | New Horizons Flyby of Pluto | CC BY-SA | Modified

Pluto’s width is about half of the width of the United States.

For 76 years since its discovery in 1930, Pluto was considered a planet. Only it 2006, it was relegated to a dwarf planet. Pluto is also one of the few objects in the solar system which does not bulge at the middle, it’s radii at the equator and the poles are almost the same.

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