52 relations: Anderson Mesa, Apache Point Observatory, Ōizumi Observatory, Bergisch Gladbach Observatory, Bisei Spaceguard Center, Campo Imperatore Near-Earth Object Survey, Centaur (minor planet), Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory, Chad Trujillo, Charles W. Juels, Classical Kuiper belt object, Desert Eagle Observatory, Farpoint Observatory, Farra d'Isonzo, Gary Hug, Goodricke-Pigott Observatory, Haleakalā, Hilda asteroid, Kitt Peak National Observatory, Kvistaberg 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, Loren C. Ball, Lowell Observatory Near-Earth-Object Search, Marc William Buie, Michael E. Brown, Near-Earth Asteroid Tracking, Oakley Observatory, Ondřejov Observatory, Palomar Observatory, Paulo R. Holvorcem, Peter Kušnirák, Petr Pravec, Plutino, Resonant trans-Neptunian object, Robert H. McNaught, Roy A. Tucker, Siding Spring Observatory, Sloan Digital Sky Survey, Socorro, New Mexico, Spacewatch, Takao Kobayashi, Uppsala–DLR Asteroid Survey, William Kwong Yu Yeung, Wolf Bickel, (119070) 2001 KP77, ..., (119951) 2002 KX14, (119979) 2002 WC19. Expand index (2 more) » « Shrink index
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.
The Apache Point Observatory (APO; obs. code: 705) is an astronomical observatory located in the Sacramento Mountains in Sunspot, New Mexico, United States, approximately south of Cloudcroft.
Ōizumi Observatory (obs. code: 411) is a private astronomical observatory in Ōizumi, Gunma Prefecture, Japan.
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.
The CINEOS program (Campo Imperatore Near-Earth Object Survey), started in 2001, is dedicated to the discovery and follow-up of near-Earth objects (NEOs), namely asteroids and comets which periodically approach or intersect the Earth's orbit.
Centaurs are small solar system bodies with a semi-major axis between those of the outer planets.
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.
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.
Desert Eagle Observatory (code: 333) is a private amateur astronomical observatory, situated near Benson, Arizona, United States.
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.
Gary Hug is an American amateur astronomer and a prolific discoverer of minor planets, who, along with Graham E. Bell, operates the Farpoint Observatory and Sandlot Observatory in Kansas, United States.
The Goodricke-Pigott Observatory is a private astronomical observatory in Tucson, Arizona.
Haleakalā (Hawaiian), or the East Maui Volcano, is a massive shield volcano that forms more than 75% of the Hawaiian Island of Maui.
The Hilda asteroids (adj. Hildian) are a dynamical group of asteroids in a 3:2 orbital resonance with Jupiter.
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.
The Kvistaberg Station or Kvistaberg Observatory (Kvistabergs observatorium; obs. code: 049) was a Swedish astronomical observatory and a station of the Uppsala Astronomical Observatory, which both belong to the Department of Physics and Astronomy at Uppsala University.
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.
Loren C. Ball (born 1948) is an American amateur astronomer, who has discovered more than 100 asteroids while working at his Emerald Lane Observatory (843), built on the roof of his house on Emerald Lane, Decatur, Alabama.
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.
Michael E. Brown (born June 5, 1965) is an American astronomer, who has been professor of planetary astronomy at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) since 2003.
Near-Earth Asteroid Tracking (NEAT) was a program run by NASA and the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, surveying the sky for near-Earth objects.
Oakley Observatory or Rose-Hulman Observatory (Obs. code: 916) is an astronomical observatory operated by Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology in Terre Haute, Indiana, United States.
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.
Paulo Renato Centeno Holvorcem (born 10 July 1967) is a Brazilian amateur astronomer and mathematician who lives in Campinas, Brazil.
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.
In astronomy, a resonant trans-Neptunian object is a trans-Neptunian object (TNO) in mean-motion orbital resonance with Neptune.
Robert H. McNaught (born in Scotland in 1956) is a Scottish-Australian astronomer at the Research School of Astronomy and Astrophysics of the Australian National University (ANU).
Roy A. Tucker (born 1951 in Jackson, Mississippi) is an American astronomer best known for the co-discovery of near-Earth asteroid 99942 Apophis (formerly known as) along with David J. Tholen and Fabrizio Bernardi of the University of Hawaii.
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.
The Sloan Digital Sky Survey or SDSS is a major multi-spectral imaging and spectroscopic redshift survey using a dedicated 2.5-m wide-angle optical telescope at Apache Point Observatory in New Mexico, United States.
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.
The Uppsala–DLR Asteroid Survey (UDAS, also known as UAO–DLR Asteroid Survey) is an astronomical survey, dedicated for the search and follow–up characterization of asteroids and comets.
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.
(also written (119070) 2001 KP77) is a 4:7 resonant trans-Neptunian object (TNO) located in the Kuiper belt.
, also written as 2002 KX14, is a trans-Neptunian object (TNO) residing within the Kuiper belt.
, also written as (119979) 2002 WC19, is a twotino, i.e. it is in a 1:2 orbital resonance with Neptune.
(119068) 2001 KC77, (119878) 2002 CY224, (119904) 2002 EX6, 119967 Daniellong, List of asteroids (119001-120000), List of asteroids/119001-119100, List of asteroids/119001-120000, List of asteroids/119001–119100, List of asteroids/119001–120000, List of asteroids/119101-119200, List of asteroids/119101–119200, List of asteroids/119201-119300, List of asteroids/119201–119300, List of asteroids/119301-119400, List of asteroids/119301–119400, List of asteroids/119401-119500, List of asteroids/119401–119500, List of asteroids/119501-119600, List of asteroids/119501–119600, List of asteroids/119601-119700, List of asteroids/119601–119700, List of asteroids/119701-119800, List of asteroids/119701–119800, List of asteroids/119801-119900, List of asteroids/119801–119900, List of asteroids/119901-120000, List of asteroids/119901–120000, List of minor planets/119001-119100, List of minor planets/119001–119100, List of minor planets/119101-119200, List of minor planets/119101–119200, List of minor planets/119201-119300, List of minor planets/119201–119300, List of minor planets/119301-119400, List of minor planets/119301–119400, List of minor planets/119401-119500, List of minor planets/119401–119500, List of minor planets/119501-119600, List of minor planets/119501–119600, List of minor planets/119601-119700, List of minor planets/119601–119700, List of minor planets/119701-119800, List of minor planets/119701–119800, List of minor planets/119801-119900, List of minor planets/119801–119900, List of minor planets/119901-120000, List of minor planets/119901–120000, List of minor planets: 119001-120000.