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.

  • Typing part or all of a name in the quick search box allows you to quickly find a particular asteroid.
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Type in part or all of a name.
Number Name Designation Discovery Discoverer Observatory
13693 Bondar 1997 TW15 1997-10-04 Spacewatch Kitt Peak
13585 Justinsmith 1993 TC20 1993-10-09 Elst, E.W. ESO
13405 Dorisbillings 1999 ST1 1999-09-21 Billings, G. W. Calgary
13111 Papacosmas 1993 OW1 1993-07-2 Shoemaker, C.S. et al Palomar
13057 Jorgenson 1990 VF8 1990-11-13 Shoemaker, C.S. et al Palomar
12566 Derichardson 1998 SH54 1998-09-16 LONEOS Anderson Mesa
12513 Niven 1998 HC20 1998-04-27 Comba, P.G. Prescott
12500 Desngai 1998 FB49 1998-03-20 LINEAR Socorro
12447 Yatescup 1996 XA12 1996-12-04 Spacewatch Kitt Peak
12437 Westlane 1996 BN6 1996-01-18 Spacewatch Kitt Peak


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