Asteroid (3673) Levy [Winchester Observatory image] This is a list of asteroids whose names are known to have a Canadian connection, usually because they are named after a Canadian.

This resource was created by Peter Jedicke, and is now curated by Eric Briggs. Where the citation given here expands upon the official citation, the added material was edited by either Peter or Eric, who are solely responsible for any errors or omissions. Note that for some asteroids, particularly more recent designations, the short, official citation is included on JPL's orbit applet page.

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Type in part or all of a name.
Number Name Designation Discovery Discoverer Observatory
7465 Munkanber 1989 UA3 1989-10-31 Manning, B.G.W. Stakenbridge
7355 Bottke 1995 HN2 1995-04-25 Spacewatch Kitt Peak
7331 Balindblad 1985 TV 1985-10-15 Bowell, E. Anderson Mesa
7327 Crawford 1983 RZ1 1983-09-06 Bowell, E. Anderson Mesa
7317 Cabot 1940 ED 1940-03-12 Kulin, G. Budapest
7267 Victormeen 1943 DF 1943-02-23 Oterma, L. Turku
7124 Glinos 1990 OJ4 1990-07-24 Holt, H.E. Palomar
6921 Janejacobs 1993 JJ 1993-05-14 Ueda, S. & Kaneda, H. Kushiro
6904 McGill 1990 QW1 1990-08-22 Holt, H.E. Palomar
6901 Roybishop 1989 PA 1989-08-02 Shoemaker, C.S. & E.M. Palomar


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