90 relations: Albert George Wilson, Anderson Mesa, Antonio Vagnozzi, Ōizumi Observatory, Beijing Schmidt CCD Asteroid Program, Bergisch Gladbach Observatory, Bisei Spaceguard Center, Brett J. Gladman, Carl W. Hergenrother, Catalina Sky Survey, Caussols, Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory, Chad Trujillo, Charles W. Juels, Cima Ekar Observing Station, Classical Kuiper belt object, Cornelis Johannes van Houten, David C. Jewitt, David Healy (astronomer), Desert Beaver Observatory, Dušan Kalmančok, Eleanor F. Helin, Eric Walter Elst, Farpoint Observatory, Farra d'Isonzo, Frank B. Zoltowski, Freimut Börngen, Haleakalā, Haute-Provence Observatory, Henry E. Holt, Ingrid van Houten-Groeneveld, Jana Tichá, Jane Luu, Jun Chen, Junk Bond Observatory, Juraj Tóth, Karl Schwarzschild Observatory, Kitt Peak National Observatory, Kleť Observatory, Korado Korlević, La Silla Observatory, Lenka Kotková, Lincoln Near-Earth Asteroid Research, List of asteroid-discovering observatories, List of Jupiter trojans (Trojan camp), List of minor planet discoverers, List of observatory codes, Lowell Observatory Near-Earth-Object Search, Marc William Buie, Mario Jurić, ..., Mauna Kea Observatories, Maura Tombelli, Miloš Tichý, Modra Observatory, Naoto Satō, Near-Earth Asteroid Tracking, Nobuhiro Kawasato, OCA–DLR Asteroid Survey, Ondřejov Observatory, Palomar Observatory, Paranal Observatory, Paul G. Comba, Peter Kušnirák, Petr Pravec, Plutino, Prescott Observatory, Resonant trans-Neptunian object, Royal Observatory of Belgium, San Vittore Observatory, Santa Lucia Stroncone Astronomical Observatory, Scattered disc, Schelte J. Bus, Siding Spring Observatory, Socorro, New Mexico, Spacewatch, Takao Kobayashi, Thierry Pauwels, Tom Gehrels, UESAC, Ulisse Munari, Višnjan Observatory, Warren B. Offutt, William Kwong Yu Yeung, Wolf Bickel, Woomera, South Australia, Xinglong Station (NAOC), Zdeněk Moravec, (118228) 1996 TQ66, (118378) 1999 HT11, 118401 LINEAR. Expand index (40 more) » « Shrink index
Albert George Wilson (July 28, 1918 – August 27, 2012) was an American astronomer and a discoverer of minor planets.
Anderson Mesa (Navajo: Hosh Dikʼání) is an approximately 5-long-mesa located at, 20 miles southeast of Flagstaff, Arizona, east of Lake Mary and north of Mormon Lake, in Coconino County.
Antonio Vagnozzi (born 1950) is an amateur Italian astronomer and a discoverer of asteroids.
Ōizumi Observatory (obs. code: 411) is a private astronomical observatory in Ōizumi, Gunma Prefecture, Japan.
The Beijing Schmidt CCD Asteroid Program (SCAP) was a astronomical survey to search for near-Earth objects.
The Bergisch Gladbach Observatory is an astronomical observatory located in Bergisch Gladbach, Germany, at.
The Bisei Spaceguard Center (BSGC) is an astronomical observatory located at Bisei-chō, Okayama, Japan.
Brett James Gladman (born 1966) is a Canadian astronomer, discoverer of moons and minor planets, and a full professor at the University of British Columbia's Department of Physics and Astronomy in Vancouver, British Columbia.
Carl William Hergenrother (born 1973) is an American astronomer and discoverer of minor planets and comets.
Catalina Sky Survey (CSS; obs. code: 703) is an astronomical survey to discover comets and asteroids.
Caussols (Caussòus) is a commune in the Alpes-Maritimes department in southeastern France.
The Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory (CTIO) is an astronomical observatory located on Cerro Tololo in the Coquimbo Region of northern Chile, with additional facilities located on Cerro Pachón about to the southeast.
Chadwick A. "Chad" Trujillo (born November 22, 1973) is an American astronomer, discoverer of minor planets and the co-discoverer of Eris, the most massive dwarf planet known in the Solar System.
Charles W. Juels (1944 – January 21, 2009) was an American amateur astronomer and psychiatrist by profession, who became a prolific discoverer of minor planets after his retirement.
The Cima Ekar Observing Station (Stazione osservativa di Asiago Cima Ekar; obs. code: 098) is an astronomical observatory on the crest of Cima Ekar, a mountain ridge located approximately 4 kilometers southeast of and 350 m higher than the town of Asiago, Italy.
A classical Kuiper belt object, also called a cubewano ("QB1-o"), is a low-eccentricity Kuiper belt object (KBO) that orbits beyond Neptune and is not controlled by an orbital resonance with Neptune.
Cornelis Johannes van Houten (February 18, 1920 – 24 August 2002) was a Dutch astronomer, sometimes referred to as Kees van Houten.
David C. Jewitt (born 1958) is an English astronomer and professor of astronomy at UCLA's Earth, Planetary, and Space Science Department in California.
David B. Healy (22 December 1936 – 6 June 2011) was an American astrophotographer and asteroid discoverer who is known for his contributions to Burnham's Celestial Handbook.
The Desert Beaver Observatory (IAU code 919) is a private astronomical observatory near Eloy, Arizona.
Dušan Kalmančok (born 1945) is a Slovak astronomer and co-discoverer of minor planets.
Eleanor Francis "Glo" Helin (née Francis, 19 November 1932 – 25 January 2009) was an American astronomer.
Eric Walter Elst (born 1936) is a Belgian astronomer at the Observatory at the Royal Observatory of Belgium in Uccle and a prolific discoverer of asteroids.
Farpoint Observatory is an astronomical observatory owned and operated by the Northeast Kansas Amateur Astronomers' League, or NEKAAL.
Farra d'Isonzo (Fara ob Soči; Fare; Southeastern Friulian: Fara) is an Italian comune in the region of Friuli-Venezia Giulia, in the province of Gorizia.
Frank B. Zoltowski (born 1957) is an Australian amateur astronomer and prolific discoverer of minor planets who lives in Woomera, South Australia.
Freimut Börngen (born 17 October 1930) is a German astronomer and a prolific discoverer of minor planets.
Haleakalā (Hawaiian), or the East Maui Volcano, is a massive shield volcano that forms more than 75% of the Hawaiian Island of Maui.
The Haute-Provence Observatory (OHP, Observatoire de Haute-Provence) is an astronomical observatory in the southeast of France, about 90 km east of Avignon and 100 km north of Marseille.
Henry E. Holt (born 1929) is an American astronomer and prolific discoverer of minor planets and comets, who has worked as a planetary geologist at the United States Geological Survey and Northern Arizona University.
Ingrid van Houten-Groeneveld (21 October 1921 – 30 March 2015) was a Dutch astronomer.
Jana Tichá (born 1965) is a Czech astronomer and discoverer of minor planets.
Jun Chen is a Chinese American astronomer and discoverer of minor planets.
The Junk Bond Observatory (JBO; code: 701) is located in the Sonoran Desert at Sierra Vista, Arizona, United States.
Juraj Tóth (born 25 March 1975) is a Slovak astronomer, discoverer of minor planets, and professor of astronomy at Comenius University in Bratislava, Slovakia.
The Karl Schwarzschild Observatory (Karl-Schwarzschild-Observatorium) is a German astronomical observatory in Tautenburg near Jena, Thuringia.
The Kitt Peak National Observatory (KPNO) is a United States astronomical observatory located on Kitt Peak of the Quinlan Mountains in the Arizona-Sonoran Desert on the Tohono O'odham Nation, west-southwest of Tucson, Arizona.
Kleť Observatory (Hvězdárna Kleť; obs. code: 046) is an astronomical observatory in the Czech Republic.
Korado Korlević (born on 19 September 1958 in Poreč) is a Croatian teacher and prolific amateur astronomer, who ranks among the world's top 20 discoverers of minor planets.
La Silla Observatory is an astronomical observatory in Chile with three telescopes built and operated by the European Southern Observatory (ESO).
Lenka Kotková (née Šarounová; born 26 July 1973) is a Czech astronomer and a discoverer of minor planets.
The Lincoln Near-Earth Asteroid Research (LINEAR) project is a collaboration of the United States Air Force, NASA, and the MIT's Lincoln Laboratory for the systematic detection and tracking of near-Earth objects.
The list of asteroid-discovering observatories contains a section for each observatory which has discovered one or more asteroids, along with a list of those asteroids.
This is a list of Jupiter trojans that lie in the Trojan camp, an elongated, curved region around the trailing Lagrangian point 60° behind Jupiter.
This is a list of all astronomers who are credited by the Minor Planet Center (MPC) with the discovery of one or several minor planets.
This is a list of observatory codes, or IAU codes, with their corresponding astronomical observatories.
Lowell Observatory Near-Earth-Object Search (LONEOS) was a project designed to discover asteroids and comets that orbit near the Earth.
Marc William Buie (born 1958) is an American astronomer and prolific discoverer of minor planets, who used to be at Lowell Observatory in Flagstaff, Arizona, and also the Sentinel Space Telescope Mission Scientist for the B612 Foundation, which is dedicated to protecting Earth from asteroid impact events.
Mario Jurić (born 9 February 1979) is a Croatian astronomer.
The Mauna Kea Observatories (MKO) are a number of independent astronomical research facilities and large telescope observatories that are located at the summit of Mauna Kea on the Big Island of Hawaiʻi, United States.
Maura Tombelli (born 1952 in Montelupo Fiorentino) is an Italian amateur astronomer who began her training in astronomy as an observer of variable stars.
Miloš Tichý (born 1966) is a Czech astronomer.
The Astronomical Observatory of Modra (Astronomické observatórium Modra), also known as Modra Observatory or the Astronomical and Geophysical observatory in Modra, is an astronomical observatory located in Modra, Slovakia.
is a Japanese amateur astronomer, discoverer of minor planets, and, by profession, a junior high school science teacher.
Near-Earth Asteroid Tracking (NEAT) was a program run by NASA and the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, surveying the sky for near-Earth objects.
is a Japanese astronomer credited by the Minor Planet Center with the discovery of 105 asteroids he made partially in collaboration with astronomer Tsutomu Hioki at Okutama Observatory, Japan, between 1988 and 2000.
The OCA–DLR Asteroid Survey (ODAS) was an astronomical survey to search for small Solar System bodies focusing on near-Earth objects in the late 1990s.
The Ondřejov Observatory (Observatoř Ondřejov) is the principal observatory of the Astronomical Institute (Astronomický ústav) of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic.
Palomar Observatory is an astronomical observatory located in San Diego County, California, United States, southeast of Los Angeles, California, in the Palomar Mountain Range.
Paranal Observatory is an astronomical observatory operated by the European Southern Observatory (ESO); it is located in the Atacama Desert of northern Chile on Cerro Paranal at altitude, south of Antofagasta.
Paul G. Comba (1926 - April 5, 2017) was an Italian-American computer scientist, an amateur astronomer and a prolific discoverer of minor planets.
Peter Kušnirák (born 1974) is a Slovak astronomer, discoverer of minor planets, and a prolific photometrist of light-curves at Ondřejov Observatory in the Czech Republic.
Petr Pravec (born September 17, 1967) is a Czech astronomer and a discoverer of minor planets, born in Třinec, Czech Republic.
In astronomy, the plutinos are a dynamical group of trans-Neptunian objects in the outermost region of the Solar System that orbit in 2:3 mean-motion resonance with Neptune.
Prescott Observatory (obs. code: 684) was built by American amateur astronomer Paul G. Comba and is now owned and operated by Matt Francis.
In astronomy, a resonant trans-Neptunian object is a trans-Neptunian object (TNO) in mean-motion orbital resonance with Neptune.
The Royal Observatory of Belgium (Koninklijke Sterrenwacht van België; Observatoire Royal de Belgique), has been situated in Uccle (Ukkel in Dutch) since 1890.
The San Vittore Observatory (Osservatorio San Vittore, obs. code: 522) is an astronomical observatory in Bologna, Italy.
The Santa Lucia Stroncone Astronomical Observatory (Osservatorio Astrometrico Santa Lucia Stroncone) is a astronomical observatory located at altitude in Stroncone, near the city of Terni, in Umbria, north central Italy.
The scattered disc (or scattered disk) is a distant circumstellar disc in the Solar System that is sparsely populated by icy small solar system bodies, and are a subset of the broader family of trans-Neptunian objects.
Schelte John "Bobby" Bus (born 1956) is an American astronomer and discoverer of minor planets at the Institute for Astronomy of the University of Hawaii and Deputy Director of NASA's Infrared Telescope Facility (IRTF) at the Mauna Kea Observatory in Hawaii, United States.
Siding Spring Observatory near Coonabarabran, New South Wales, Australia, part of the Research School of Astronomy & Astrophysics (RSAA) at the Australian National University (ANU), incorporates the Anglo-Australian Telescope along with a collection of other telescopes owned by the Australian National University, the University of New South Wales, and other institutions.
Socorro is a city in Socorro County in the U.S. state of New Mexico.
The Spacewatch project is an astronomical survey that specializes in the study of minor planets, including various types of asteroids and comets at Kitt Peak National Observatory near Tucson, Arizona, in the United States.
is a Japanese amateur astronomer and an outstanding discoverer of minor planets who currently works at the Ōizumi Observatory.
Thierry Pauwels (born 2 July 1957, Ghent) is a Belgian astronomer from the Royal Observatory of Belgium.
Anton M.J. "Tom" Gehrels (February 21, 1925 – July 11, 2011) was a Dutch–American astronomer, Professor of Planetary Sciences, and Astronomer at the University of Arizona, Tucson.
The Uppsala–ESO Survey of Asteroids and Comets (UESAC) took place in 1992–1993.
Ulisse Munari (born 1960) is an Italian astronomer and discoverer of minor planets.
Višnjan Observatory (Zvjezdarnica Višnjan; obs. code: 120) is an astronomical observatory located near the village of Višnjan in Croatia.
Warren B. Offutt (born 1928) is an American amateur astronomer and amateur radio operator.
William Kwong Yu Yeung (born 1960; also known simply as Bill Yeung) is a Hong Kong-born, Canadian amateur astronomer with telescopes based in the United States.
Wolf Bickel (born 6 July 1942, Bensberg) is a German amateur astronomer and a prolific discoverer of asteroids, observing at his private Bergisch Gladbach Observatory, Germany.
Woomera, officially Woomera Village, is a town located in the Far North region of South Australia in Australia, approximately north of Adelaide.
Xinglong Station is an observatory (IAU code 327) situated south of the main peak of the Yanshan mountains in Hebei province, China.
Zdeněk Moravec (born 1968) is a Czech astronomer and astrophysicist.
, also written (118228) 1996 TQ66, is a trans-Neptunian object (TNO) that resides in the Kuiper belt.
, provisional designation, is a trans-Neptunian object in a 4:7 orbital resonance with Neptune.
118401 LINEAR, provisional designation, is an asteroid and main-belt comet (176P/LINEAR) that was discovered by the Lincoln Near-Earth Asteroid Research (LINEAR) 1-metre telescopes in Socorro, New Mexico on September 7, 1999.
(118174) 1991 RO24, (118193) 1994 RG25, (118223) 1996 SO4, (118224) 1996 TT1, (118239) 1997 KX, (118245) 1997 SF10, (118290) 1998 SZ26, (118293) 1998 SV62, (118294) 1998 SQ75, (118379) 1999 HC12, (118418) 1999 TP18, (118702) 2000 OM67, 118102 Rinjani, 118172 Vorgebirge, 118173 Barmen, 118178 Rinckart, 118194 Sabinagarroni, 118214 Agnesediboemia, 118230 Sado, 118945 Rikhill, List of asteroids (118001-119000), List of asteroids/118001-118100, List of asteroids/118001-119000, List of asteroids/118001–118100, List of asteroids/118001–119000, List of asteroids/118101-118161, List of asteroids/118101-118200, List of asteroids/118101–118161, List of asteroids/118101–118200, List of asteroids/118201-118300, List of asteroids/118201–118300, List of asteroids/118301-118400, List of asteroids/118301–118400, List of asteroids/118401-118500, List of asteroids/118401–118500, List of asteroids/118501-118600, List of asteroids/118501–118600, List of asteroids/118601-118700, List of asteroids/118601–118700, List of asteroids/118701-118800, List of asteroids/118701–118800, List of asteroids/118801-118900, List of asteroids/118801–118900, List of asteroids/118901-119000, List of asteroids/118901–119000, List of minor planets/118001-118100, List of minor planets/118001–118100, List of minor planets/118101-118200, List of minor planets/118101–118200, List of minor planets/118201-118300, List of minor planets/118201–118300, List of minor planets/118301-118400, List of minor planets/118301–118400, List of minor planets/118401-118500, List of minor planets/118401–118500, List of minor planets/118501-118600, List of minor planets/118501–118600, List of minor planets/118601-118700, List of minor planets/118601–118700, List of minor planets/118701-118800, List of minor planets/118701–118800, List of minor planets/118801-118900, List of minor planets/118801–118900, List of minor planets/118901-119000, List of minor planets/118901–119000, List of minor planets: 118001-119000.