223 relations: Adrián Galád, Akimasa Nakamura, Alan C. Gilmore, Amor asteroid, Anderson Mesa Station, Andrea Boattini, Anna N. Żytkow, Antonín Mrkos, Antonio Vagnozzi, Asiago-DLR Asteroid Survey, Atsushi Sugie, Atsushi Takahashi, Črni Vrh Observatory, Ōizumi Observatory, Beijing Schmidt CCD Asteroid Program, Bergisch Gladbach Observatory, Bornheim (Rheinland), Brian A. Skiff, Brian G. W. Manning, Burlington, New Jersey, Carolyn S. Shoemaker, Catalina Sky Survey, Caussols, Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory, Chad Trujillo, Charles W. Juels, Cima Ekar Observing Station, Claes-Ingvar Lagerkvist, Classical Kuiper belt object, Claudio Casacci, Cornelis Johannes van Houten, Crimean Astrophysical Observatory, Damocloid, David C. Jewitt, David H. Levy, David Healy (astronomer), David J. Asher, Dennis K. Chesney, Dušan Kalmančok, Edward L. G. Bowell, Eleanor F. Helin, Eric Walter Elst, Erich Meyer, Erwin Obermair, Eugene Merle Shoemaker, Farpoint Observatory, Farra d'Isonzo, Frank B. Zoltowski, Freimut Börngen, Gary Hug, ..., Gekko Observatory, Giuseppe Forti, Gnosca Observatory, Haleakalā, Harvard College Observatory, Haute-Provence Observatory, Henri Debehogne, Henry E. Holt, Henry L. Giclas, High Point, North Carolina, Highland Road Park Observatory, Hilda asteroid, Hiroki Kosai, Hiroshi Kaneda, Hiroshi Mori (astronomer), Ingrid van Houten-Groeneveld, Iso-Heikkilä Observatory, Jana Tichá, Jane Luu, Jean-Claude Merlin, Jeff T. Alu, Jeffrey S. Medkeff, John Broughton, Jun Chen, Junk Bond Observatory, Kani, Gifu, Karasuyama, Tochigi, Karl Schwarzschild Observatory, Kazuro Watanabe, Kiichirō Furukawa, Kin Endate, Kiso Observatory, Kitami Observatory, Kitt Peak National Observatory, Kleť Observatory, Korado Korlević, Kuma Kogen Astronomical Observatory, Kushiro, Hokkaido, Kvistaberg Observatory, La Silla Observatory, Le Creusot, Lenka Kotková, Leonard Kornoš, Liisi Oterma, Lincoln Near-Earth Asteroid Research, List of asteroid-discovering observatories, List of Jupiter trojans (Greek camp), List of Jupiter trojans (Trojan camp), List of minor planet discoverers, List of observatory codes, Llano del Hato National Astronomical Observatory, Lowell Observatory Near-Earth-Object Search, Luciano Tesi, Lutz D. Schmadel, Lyudmila Chernykh, Lyudmila Karachkina, Lyudmila Zhuravleva, Maria A. Barucci, Mario Jurić, Mark Armstrong (astronomer), Masanori Hirasawa, Masaru Arai, Masaru Mukai, Mauna Kea Observatories, Maura Tombelli, Mike Irwin, Miloš Tichý, Modra Observatory, Mont Ventoux, Moriyama, Shiga, Mount John University Observatory, Nachi-Katsuura Observatory, Naoto Satō, Near-Earth Asteroid Tracking, Nihondaira Observatory, Nikolai Chernykh, Nobuhiro Kawasato, Oak Ridge Observatory, OCA–DLR Asteroid Survey, Ojima, Gunma, Ondřejov Observatory, Osamu Muramatsu, Palomar Observatory, Palomar Planet-Crossing Asteroid Survey, Pamela M. Kilmartin, Paolo Chiavenna, Paul G. Comba, Peter Kolény, Petr Pravec, Piero Sicoli, Pierre Antonini, Pistoia Mountains Astronomical Observatory, Plutino, Prescott Observatory, Purple Mountain Observatory, Reedy Creek Observatory, Resonant trans-Neptunian object, Richard Martin West, Robert H. McNaught, Rolvenden, Roque de los Muchachos Observatory, San Vittore Observatory, Santa Lucia Stroncone Astronomical Observatory, Satoru Otomo, Scattered disc, Schelte J. Bus, Seiji Ueda, Shōhei Suzuki, Shigeru Inoda, Siding Spring Observatory, Socorro, New Mexico, Solingen, Sormano Astronomical Observatory, Spacewatch, Starkenburg Observatory, Stefano Sposetti, Stephen Singer-Brewster, Takane, Yamanashi, Takao Kobayashi, Takeshi Urata, Takuo Kojima, Tetsuo Kagawa, Tom Gehrels, Tom Stafford (astronomer), Tomimaru Okuni, Toshimasa Furuta, Tsutomu Seki, UESAC, Ulisse Munari, Ulrika Babiaková, Uppsala–DLR Asteroid Survey, Uppsala–DLR Trojan Survey, Višnjan Observatory, Village-Neuf, Vincenzo Silvano Casulli, Vittorio Goretti, Walter R. Cooney Jr., Wolf Bickel, Woomera, South Australia, Xinglong Station (NAOC), YGCO Chiyoda Station, Yoshiaki Oshima, Yoshikane Mizuno, Yoshio Kushida, Yoshisada Shimizu, Zdeňka Vávrová, Zdeněk Moravec, (15430) 1998 UR31, (15436) 1998 VU30, (15440) 1998 WX4, (15502) 1999 NV27, (15692) 1984 RA, (15788) 1993 SB, (15789) 1993 SC, (15807) 1994 GV9, (15820) 1994 TB, (15874) 1996 TL66, (15875) 1996 TP66, 15017 Cuppy, 15092 Beegees, 15094 Polymele, 15224 Penttilä, 15258 Alfilipenko, 15262 Abderhalden, 15268 Wendelinefroger, 15350 Naganuma, 15374 Teta, 15415 Rika, 15460 Manca, 15760 Albion, 15810 Arawn, 15811 Nüsslein-Volhard, 15817 Lucianotesi. Expand index (173 more) » « Shrink index
Adrián Galád (born 1970) is a Slovak astronomer and a discoverer of minor planets.
(born 1961) is a Japanese astronomer.
Alan Charles Gilmore (born 1944 in Greymouth, New Zealand) is a New Zealand astronomer and a discoverer of minor planets and other astronomical objects.
The Amor asteroids are a group of near-Earth asteroids named after the asteroid 1221 Amor.
Anderson Mesa Station is an astronomical observatory established in 1959 as a dark-sky observing site for Lowell Observatory.
Andrea Boattini (born 16 September 1969) is an Italian astronomer and a prolific discoverer of minor planets and comets.
Anna N. Żytkow (Polish pronunciation:, born 21 February 1947) is a Polish astrophysicist working at the Institute of Astronomy of the University of Cambridge.
Antonín Mrkos (27 January 1918 – 29 May 1996) was a Czech astronomer, born in Střemchoví, Czechoslovakia.
Antonio Vagnozzi (born 1950) is an amateur Italian astronomer and a discoverer of asteroids.
The Asiago-DLR Asteroid Survey (ADAS; obs. code: 209) is an astronomical survey to search for comets and asteroids, with special emphasis on near-Earth objects.
is a Japanese astronomer and a discoverer of minor planets.
is a Japanese amateur astronomer and discoverer of minor planets.
The Črni Vrh Observatory (Observatorij Črni Vrh, IAU code: 106) is an astronomical observatory located in western Slovenia, close to the settlement of Črni Vrh, near the town of Idrija.
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.
Bornheim is a town in the Rhein-Sieg district, in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.
Brian A. Skiff is an American astronomer noted for discovering numerous asteroids and a number of comets including the periodic comets 114P/Wiseman–Skiff (with Jennifer Wiseman) and 140P/Bowell–Skiff (with Edward Bowell).
Brian George William Manning (14 May 1926 – 10 November 2011) was an English astronomer who discovered 19 minor planets.
Burlington is a city in Burlington County, New Jersey, United States and a suburb of Philadelphia.
Carolyn Jean Spellmann Shoemaker (born June 24, 1929) is an American astronomer and is a co-discoverer of Comet Shoemaker–Levy 9.
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.
Claes-Ingvar Lagerkvist (born 1944) is a Swedish astronomer at the Uppsala Astronomical Observatory.
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.
Claudio Casacci (born 1958) is an Italian space scientist and amateur astronomer, who is credited by the Minor Planet Center with the discovery of 4 main-belt asteroids between 1995 and 1998.
Cornelis Johannes van Houten (February 18, 1920 – 24 August 2002) was a Dutch astronomer, sometimes referred to as Kees van Houten.
The Crimean Astrophysical Observatory (CrAO, obs. code: 095) is located at Nauchnij research campus, near the Central Crimean city of Bakhchysarai, on the Crimean peninsula.
Damocloids are a class of minor planets such as 5335 Damocles and 1996 PW that have Halley-family or long-period highly eccentric orbits typical of periodic comets such as Halley's Comet, but without showing a cometary coma or tail.
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 H. Levy (born May 22, 1948) is a Canadian astronomer, science writer and discoverer of comets and minor planets, who co-discovered Comet Shoemaker–Levy 9 in 1993, which collided with the planet Jupiter in 1994.
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.
David J. Asher (born 1966, Edinburgh) is a British astronomer, who works at the Armagh Observatory (IAU code 981) in Northern Ireland.
Dennis K. Chesney is an American astronomer and discoverer of minor planets born in Clovis, New Mexico, and credited by the Minor Planet Center with the discovery of 38 numbered minor planets during 1998–2000.
Dušan Kalmančok (born 1945) is a Slovak astronomer and co-discoverer of minor planets.
Edward L. G. "Ted" Bowell (born 1943 in London), is an American astronomer.
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.
Erich Meyer (born August 6, 1951) is an Austrian engineer, amateur astronomer and discoverer of asteroids.
Erwin Obermair (29 August 1946 in Hargelsberg – 15 January 2017 in Linz) was an Austrian amateur astronomer and co-discoverer of asteroids.
Eugene Merle Shoemaker (April 28, 1928 – July 18, 1997), also known as Gene Shoemaker, was an American geologist and one of the founders of the field of planetary science.
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.
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.
Gekko Tenmondai (月光天文台 "Moonlight Observatory") is an astronomical observatory located in the Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan.
Giuseppe Forti (December 21, 1939 – July 2, 2007) was an Italian astronomer and a discoverer of asteroids.
The Gnosca Observatory (Osservatorio Astronomico di Gnosca; code: 143) is an astronomical observatory at Gnosca, Ticino, Switzerland.
Haleakalā (Hawaiian), or the East Maui Volcano, is a massive shield volcano that forms more than 75% of the Hawaiian Island of Maui.
The Harvard College Observatory (HCO) is an institution managing a complex of buildings and multiple instruments used for astronomical research by the Harvard University Department of Astronomy.
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.
Henri Debehogne (30 December 1928 – 9 December 2007) was a Belgian astronomer and a prolific discoverer of minor planets.
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.
Henry Lee Giclas (December 9, 1910 – April 2, 2007) was an American astronomer and a discoverer of minor planets and comets.
High Point is a city located in the Piedmont Triad region of the state of North Carolina.
Highland Road Park Observatory or Baton Rouge Observatory is an astronomical observatory jointly operated by Louisiana State University's astronomy department, Baton Rouge Astronomical Society, and The Recreation & Park Commission for the Parish of East Baton Rouge.
The Hilda asteroids (adj. Hildian) are a dynamical group of asteroids in a 3:2 orbital resonance with Jupiter.
is a Japanese astronomer with the Tokyo Astronomical Observatory.
is a Japanese astronomer and discoverer of minor planets from Sapporo, in the northernmost prefecture of Japan.
is a Japanese amateur astronomer and discoverer of minor planets.
Ingrid van Houten-Groeneveld (21 October 1921 – 30 March 2015) was a Dutch astronomer.
Iso-Heikkilä Observatory (Iso-Heikkilän tähtitorni) is an amateur astronomical observatory used by a local amateur astronomical association, Turun Ursa ry in the Iso-Heikkilä district of Turku, Finland.
Jana Tichá (born 1965) is a Czech astronomer and discoverer of minor planets.
Jean-Claude Merlin (born 1954) is a French astronomer, founder-president of the Burgundy Astronomical Society (Société Astronomique de Bourgogne) and a discoverer of minor planets.
Jeffrey (Jeff) Thomas Alu (born January 1, 1966) is an American musician, photographer, graphic artist, and amateur astronomer who has participated in the Palomar Planet-Crossing Asteroid Survey.
Jeffrey S. Medkeff (1968 – 3 August 2008), usually known as Jeff Medkeff, was a prominent science writer and educator.
John Broughton (born 1952) is an Australian amateur astronomer and artist.
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.
Flower Festival Commemorative Park is a city located in Gifu, Japan.
was a town located in Nasu District, Tochigi Prefecture, Japan.
The Karl Schwarzschild Observatory (Karl-Schwarzschild-Observatorium) is a German astronomical observatory in Tautenburg near Jena, Thuringia.
is a Japanese amateur astronomer and prolific discoverer of minor planets.
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is a Japanese amateur astronomer who has discovered hundreds of asteroids, most of them in collaboration with Kazuro Watanabe, placing him among the most prolific discoverers of minor planets.
Kiso Observatory (木曽観測所: Kiso Kansokujo) is an astronomical observatory located at Mt. Ontake in Japan.
Kitami Observatory is an astronomical observatory in the Kitami-Abashiri Region Cultural Centre in eastern Hokkaidō, Japan.
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.
The Kuma Kogen Astronomical Observatory (Obs. code: 360) is located at Kumakōgen in Ehime Prefecture, Japan.
is a city in Kushiro Subprefecture, Hokkaido, Japan.
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.
La Silla Observatory is an astronomical observatory in Chile with three telescopes built and operated by the European Southern Observatory (ESO).
Le Creusot is a commune in the Saône-et-Loire department in the region of Bourgogne in eastern France.
Lenka Kotková (née Šarounová; born 26 July 1973) is a Czech astronomer and a discoverer of minor planets.
Leonard Kornoš (born 1956) is a Slovak astronomer and a prolific discoverer of asteroids.
Liisi Oterma (6 January 1915 – 4 April 2001) was a Finnish astronomer, the first woman to get a Ph.D. degree in astronomy in Finland.
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 Greek camp, an elongated, curved region around the leading Lagrangian point, 60° ahead of Jupiter's orbit.
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.
The Llano del Hato National Astronomical Observatory (OAN de Llano del Hato, or Observatorio Astronómico Nacional de Llano del Hato, code: 303) is an astronomical observatory in Venezuela.
Lowell Observatory Near-Earth-Object Search (LONEOS) was a project designed to discover asteroids and comets that orbit near the Earth.
Luciano Tesi (born 10 December 1931) is an Italian veterinarian, amateur astronomer, discoverer of a large number of minor planets, and director of the San Marcello Pistoiese Observatory.
Lutz D. Schmadel (July 2, 1942 in Berlin – October 21, 2016) was a German astronomer and a prolific discoverer of asteroids, who worked at the Astronomisches Rechen-Institut (ARI) of the University of Heidelberg.
Lyudmila Ivanovna Chernykh (Людмила Іванівна Черних, Людми́ла Ива́новна Черны́х, June 13, 1935 in Shuya, Ivanovo Oblast – July 28, 2017) was a Russian-born Soviet astronomer, wife and colleague of Nikolai Stepanovich Chernykh, and a prolific discoverer of minor planets.
Lyudmila Georgievna Karachkina (Людмила Георгиевна Карачкина, born 3 September 1948, Rostov-on-Don) is a Russian astronomer and discoverer of minor planets.
Lyudmila Vasilyevna Zhuravleva (Людмила Васильевна Журавлёва, Людмила Василівна Журавльова; born 22 May 1946) is a Soviet, Russian and Ukrainian astronomer, who worked at the Crimean Astrophysical Observatory in Nauchnij, where she discovered 213 minor planets.
Maria Antonella Barucci is an Italian astronomer at the Observatory-Meudon, Paris.
Mario Jurić (born 9 February 1979) is a Croatian astronomer.
Mark Armstrong (born 1958) is a British amateur astronomer, a member of the British Astronomical Association.
is a Japanese astronomer.
is a Japanese amateur astronomer and a discoverer of minor planets and comets.
is a Japanese 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.
Michael J. Irwin is a British astronomer.
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.
Mont Ventoux (Ventor in Provençal) is a mountain in the Provence region of southern France, located some 20 km northeast of Carpentras, Vaucluse.
is a city located in Shiga Prefecture, Japan.
University of Canterbury Mount John Observatory (UCMJO), previously known as Mt John University Observatory (MJUO),is New Zealand's premier astronomical research observatory.
Nachi-Katsuura Observatory is an astronomical observatory in Nachikatsuura, Wakayama, Japan.
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.
Nihondaira Observatory (also known as Oohira Station, Obs. code: 385) is an astronomical observatory that is located on a hill overlooking Shimizu, Shizuoka, Japan.
Nikolai Stepanovich Chernykh (Николай Степанович Черных) (6 October 1931 – 26 May 2004) was a Russian-born Soviet astronomer and discoverer of minor planets and comets at the Crimean Astrophysical Observatory in Nauchnij, on the Crimean peninsula.
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 Oak Ridge Observatory (ORO, code: 801), also known as the George R. Agassiz Station, is located at 42 Pinnacle Road, Harvard, Massachusetts.
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.
was a town located in Nitta District, Gunma Prefecture, Japan.
The Ondřejov Observatory (Observatoř Ondřejov) is the principal observatory of the Astronomical Institute (Astronomický ústav) of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic.
is a Japanese astronomer and discoverer of asteroids and comets.
Palomar Observatory is an astronomical observatory located in San Diego County, California, United States, southeast of Los Angeles, California, in the Palomar Mountain Range.
The Palomar Planet-Crossing Asteroid Survey (PCAS) was an astronomical survey, initiated by American astronomers Eleanor Helin and Eugene Shoemaker at the U.S Palomar Observatory, California, in 1973.
Pamela M. Kilmartin is a New Zealand astronomer and a co-discoverer of minor planets and comets.
Paolo Chiavenna is an Italian amateur astronomer and a co-discoverer of minor planets, credited by the Minor Planet Center with the discovery of 15 minor planets during 1995–2000.
Paul G. Comba (1926 - April 5, 2017) was an Italian-American computer scientist, an amateur astronomer and a prolific discoverer of minor planets.
Peter Kolény is a Slovak astronomer.
Petr Pravec (born September 17, 1967) is a Czech astronomer and a discoverer of minor planets, born in Třinec, Czech Republic.
Piero Sicoli (b. 1954) is an Italian astronomer and discoverer of minor planets, observing at the Italian Sormano Astronomical Observatory.
Pierre Antonini is a retired French mathematics professor and amateur astronomer who has discovered several minor planets and two supernovae at his private Observatoire de Bédoin (Bedoin Observatory; observatory code: 132) located at Bédoin, southeastern France.
The Pistoia Mountains Astronomical Observatory (Osservatorio Astronomico della Montagna Pistoiese; obs. code: 104), also known as the San Marcello Observatory and the Pian dei Termini Observatory (Osservatorio di Pian dei Termini), is an astronomical observatory in San Marcello Pistoiese, Tuscany, central Italy.
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.
The Purple Mountain Observatory, also known as Zijinshan Astronomical Observatory is an astronomical observatory located on the Purple Mountain in the west of Nanjing, China.
Reedy Creek Observatory (obs. code: 428) is an astronomical observatory the location for observations of near-Earth objects by John Broughton, an Australian amateur astronomer.
In astronomy, a resonant trans-Neptunian object is a trans-Neptunian object (TNO) in mean-motion orbital resonance with Neptune.
Richard Martin West (born 1941) is a Danish astronomer and discoverer of astronomical objects with a long career at the European Southern Observatory (ESO) and at the International Astronomical Union (IAU).
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).
Rolvenden is a village and civil parish in the Ashford District of Kent, England.
Roque de los Muchachos Observatory (Spanish: Observatorio del Roque de los Muchachos, ORM) is an astronomical observatory located in the municipality of Garafía on the island of La Palma in the Canary Islands.
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.
is a Japanese dentist, amateur astronomer and a discoverer of minor planets.
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.
is a Japanese astronomer.
is a Japanese astronomer and a discoverer of minor planets.
was a Japanese ophthalmologist, surgeon and amateur astronomer.
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.
Solingen is a city in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.
The Sormano Astronomical Observatory (Osservatorio Astronomico Sormano, obs. code: 587) is an astronomical observatory north of Milan, Italy.
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.
The Starkenburg Observatory (Starkenburg-Sternwarte) is an astronomical observatory in Heppenheim, Germany.
Stefano Sposetti (born December 22, 1958) is a Swiss amateur astronomer, and a prolific discoverer of minor planets.
Stephen C. Singer-Brewster (b. 1945) also known as Stephen C. Brewster is an American astronomer.
was a town located in Kitakoma District, Yamanashi Prefecture, Japan.
is a Japanese amateur astronomer and an outstanding discoverer of minor planets who currently works at the Ōizumi Observatory.
was a Japanese astronomer.
is a Japanese amateur astronomer and discoverer of minor planets.
is a Japanese astronomer, staff member at the Gekko Observatory and discoverer of asteroids.
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.
Tom Stafford is an American astronomer who has discovered a number of asteroids since 1997, including 12061 Alena, 12533 Edmond, 13436 Enid, 13688 Oklahoma and 15904 Halstead at Zeno Observatory (observatory code 727) in Edmond, Oklahoma.
is a Japanese amateur astronomer and a discoverer of minor planets at the Nanyo Observatory, Yamagata prefecture, Japan.
is a Japanese astronomer.
is a Japanese astronomer, born in Kōchi, Japan.
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.
Ulrika Babiaková (April 3, 1976 – November 3, 2002) was a Slovak astronomer and discoverer of minor planets from Banská Štiavnica, Slovakia.
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.
The Uppsala–DLR Trojan Survey (UDTS, also known as UAO–DLR Trojan Survey) is an astronomical survey to study the movements and locations of asteroids near Jupiter, which includes Jupiter trojans and other asteroids, which line-of sight are frequently blocked by the giant planet.
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Walter R. Cooney Jr. is an American chemical engineer, amateur astronomer and discoverer of minor planets and variable stars.
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.
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(born 1952) is a Japanese astronomer at Gekko Observatory and prolific discoverer of 61 asteroids as credited by the Minor Planet Center, and include the binary asteroid 4383 Suruga, the potentially hazardous object (7753) 1988 XB and the Jupiter trojan.
is a Japanese astronomer and co-discoverer of asteroids.
is a Japanese seismologist, amateur astronomer and a discoverer of minor planets and comets.
is a Japanese amateur astronomer and a prolific discoverer of hundreds of asteroids since 1993.
Zdeňka Vávrová (born 1945) is a Czech astronomer.
Zdeněk Moravec (born 1968) is a Czech astronomer and astrophysicist.
is a main-belt binary asteroid.
, provisional designation, is a large Jupiter trojan from the Greek camp, approximately in diameter.
, provisional designation, is a dark Jupiter trojan from the Greek camp, approximately in diameter.
, provisional designation, is a Jupiter trojan from the Trojan camp, approximately in diameter.
, provisional designation, is a Hungaria asteroid from the innermost regions of the asteroid belt, approximately in diameter.
(15788) 1993 SB is a trans-Neptunian object of the plutino class.
(15789) 1993 SC is a trans-Neptunian object of the plutino class.
, also written (15807) 1994 GV9, is a trans-Neptunian object of the cubewano class.
(15820) 1994 TB is a trans-Neptunian object residing in the Kuiper belt.
, provisional designation, is a trans-Neptunian object of the scattered disc orbitting in the outermost region of the Solar System.
, also written as (15875) 1996 TP66, is a resonant trans-Neptunian object in 2:3 resonance with Neptune, like Pluto (plutino).
15017 Cuppy, provisional designation, is an asteroid from the inner regions of the asteroid belt, approximately 2 kilometers in diameter.
15092 Beegees, provisional designation, is a stony Eoan asteroid from the outer regions of the asteroid belt, approximately in diameter.
15094 Polymele, provisional designation, is a primitive Jupiter trojan from the Greek camp, approximately in diameter.
15224 Penttilä, provisional designation 1985 JG, is a stony asteroid from the inner regions of the asteroid belt, approximately 7 kilometers in diameter.
15258 Alfilipenko, provisional designation, is a carbonaceous asteroid from the outer region of the asteroid belt, approximately 12 kilometers in diameter.
15262 Abderhalden, provisional designation, is a carbonaceous Themistian asteroid from the outer region of the asteroid belt, approximately 12 kilometers in diameter.
15268 Wendelinefroger, provisional designation, is a stony, spheroidal, and binary asteroid from the inner regions of the asteroid belt, approximately 3.4 kilometers in diameter.
15350 Naganuma (1994 VB2) is a main-belt asteroid discovered on November 3, 1994, by Yoshio Kushida and Osamu Muramatsu at the Yatsugatake South Base Observatory.
15374 Teta, provisional designation, is bright, stony Hungaria asteroid from the inner regions of the asteroid belt, about 3.3 kilometers in diameter.
15415 Rika, provisional designation, is a bright background asteroid from the Florian region of the inner asteroid belt, approximately in diameter.
15460 Manca, provisional designation, is a Koronian asteroid from the outer region of the asteroid belt, approximately 5 kilometers in diameter.
15760 Albion, provisional designation, was the first trans-Neptunian object to be discovered after Pluto and Charon.
15810 Arawn, provisional designation, is a trans-Neptunian object (TNO) from the inner regions of the Kuiper belt, approximately in diameter.
15811 Nüsslein-Volhard, provisional designation, is a dark asteroid from the outer region of the asteroid belt, approximately 16 kilometers in diameter.
15817 Lucianotesi (or 1994 QC) is an Amor asteroid discovered on August 28, 1994, by A. Boattini and M. Tombelli at San Marcello Pistoiese.
(15001) 1997 WD30, (15033) 1998 VY29, (15035) 1998 WS3, (15040) 1998 XC, (15067) 1999 AM9, (15070) 1999 BK8, (15154) 2000 FW30, (15163) 2000 GB4, (15223) 1984 SN4, (15225) 1985 RJ4, (15227) 1986 VA, (15232) 1987 SD13, (15234) 1988 BJ5, (15235) 1988 DA5, (15236) 1988 RJ4, (15237) 1988 RL6, (15243) 1989 TU1, (15245) 1989 TP16, (15247) 1989 WS, (15253) 1990 QA4, (15254) 1990 QM4, (15256) 1990 RD1, (15257) 1990 RQ8, (15261) 1990 SV12, (15270) 1991 AE2, (15272) 1991 GH, (15280) 1991 PW11, (15281) 1991 PT16, (15283) 1991 RB8, (15284) 1991 RZ16, (15285) 1991 RW18, (15286) 1991 RJ22, (15287) 1991 RX25, (15288) 1991 RN27, (15289) 1991 TL, (15290) 1991 TF1, (15291) 1991 VO1, (15292) 1991 VD2, (15293) 1991 VO3, (15302) 1992 TJ1, (15305) 1992 WT1, (15306) 1992 WK2, (15328) 1993 RJ9, (15333) 1993 TS36, (15334) 1993 UE, (15337) 1993 VT2, (15349) 1994 UX1, (15357) 1995 FM, (15373) 1996 WV1, (15377) 1997 KW, (15393) 1997 TR24, (15394) 1997 TQ25, (15398) 1997 UZ23, (15404) 1997 VE8, (15405) 1997 WJ7, (15411) 1997 YL1, (15416) 1998 DZ2, (15426) 1998 SW43, (15431) 1998 UQ32, (15437) 1998 VS35, (15445) 1998 XE, (15496) 1999 DQ3, (15527) 1999 YY2, (15535) 2000 AT177, (15539) 2000 CN3, (15693) 1984 SN6, (15694) 1985 RR3, (15696) 1986 QG1, (15697) 1986 QO1, (15698) 1986 QO2, (15701) 1987 RG1, (15707) 1988 RN4, (15709) 1988 XH1, (15714) 1989 TL15, (15719) 1990 CF, (15722) 1990 QV2, (15725) 1990 TX4, (15726) 1990 TG5, (15730) 1990 UA1, (15743) 1991 ND7, (15744) 1991 PU, (15746) 1991 PN8, (15747) 1991 RW23, (15748) 1991 RG25, (15750) 1991 VJ4, (15754) 1992 EP, (15765) 1992 WU1, (15777) 1993 LF, (15809) 1994 JS, (15823) 1994 UO1, (15831) 1995 BG3, (15836) 1995 DA2, (15842) 1995 SX2, (15844) 1995 UQ5, (15848) 1995 YJ4, (15871) 1996 QX1, (15873) 1996 TH7, (15876) 1996 VO38, (15877) 1996 WZ1, (15879) 1996 XH6, (15882) 1997 CF29, (15883) 1997 CR29, (15900) 1997 RK3, (15901) 1997 RY8, (15912) 1997 TR26, (15926) 1997 VP6, (15932) 1997 XL5, (15942) 1997 YZ16, (15961) 1998 CC1, (15962) 1998 CM2, (15981) 1998 UP6, 15001 Fuzhou, 15003 Midori, 15004 Vallerani, 15005 Guerriero, 15006 Samcristoforetti, 15007 Edoardopozio, 15008 Delahodde, 15014 Annagekker, 15019 Gingold, 15020 Brandonimber, 15021 Alexkardon, 15023 Ketover, 15025 Uwontario, 15026 Davidscott, 15028 Soushiyou, 15030 Matthewkroll, 15031 Lemus, 15032 Alexlevin, 15034 Decines, 15034 Décines, 15036 Giovannianselmi, 15037 Chassagne, 15041 Paperetti, 15042 Anndavgui, 15045 Walesdymond, 15050 Heddal, 15052 Emileschweitzer, 15053 Bochnicek, 15053 Bochníček, 15056 Barbaradixon, 15057 Whitson, 15058 Billcooke, 15068 Wiegert, 15071 Hallerstein, 15072 Landolt, 15076 Joellewis, 15077 Edyalge, 15083 Tianhuili, 15088 Licitra, 15091 Howell, 15093 Lestermackey, 15099 Janestrohm, 15106 Swanson, 15107 Toepperwein, 15109 Wilber, 15111 Winters, 15112 Arlenewolfe, 15115 Yvonneroe, 15116 Jaytate, 15118 Elizabethsears, 15120 Mariafelix, 15120 Mariafélix, 15126 Brittanyanderson, 15128 Patrickjones, 15129 Sparks, 15131 Alanalda, 15132 Steigmeyer, 15133 Sullivan, 15139 Connormcarty, 15144 Araas, 15145 Ritageorge, 15146 Halpov, 15147 Siegfried, 15148 Michaelmaryott, 15149 Loufaix, 15150 Salsa, 15151 Wilmacherup, 15155 Ahn, 15160 Wygoda, 15168 Marijnfranx, 15169 Wilfriedboland, 15170 Erikdeul, 15171 Xandertielens, 15199 Rodnyanskaya, 15202 Yamada-Houkoku, 15203 Grishanin, 15212 Yaroslavl, 15212 Yaroslavl', 15220 Sumerkin, 15228 Ronmiller, 15230 Alona, 15231 Ehdita, 15238 Hisaohori, 15239 Stenhammar, 15246 Kumeta, 15248 Hidekazu, 15249 Capodimonte, 15250 Nishiyamahiro, 15252 Yoshiken, 15263 Erwingroten, 15264 Delbruck, 15264 Delbrück, 15265 Ernsting, 15267 Kolyma, 15273 Ruhmkorff, 15276 Diebel, 15278 Paquet, 15278 Pâquet, 15282 Franzmarc, 15294 Underwood, 15295 Tante Riek, 15296 Tantetruus, 15301 Marutesser, 15303 Hatoyamamachi, 15304 Wikberg, 15316 Okagakimachi, 15318 Innsbruck, 15321 Donnadean, 15329 Sabena, 15332 CERN, 15338 Dufault, 15339 Pierazzo, 15342 Assisi, 15346 Bonifatius, 15347 Colinstuart, 15351 Yamaguchimamoru, 15353 Meucci, 15355 Maupassant, 15358 Kintner, 15359 Dressler, 15360 Moncalvo, 15363 Ysaye, 15364 Kenglover, 15368 Katsuji, 15370 Kanchi, 15371 Steward, 15372 Agrigento, 15375 Laetitiafoglia, 15376 Martak, 15376 Marták, 15378 Artin, 15379 Alefranz, 15381 Spadolini, 15382 Vian, 15384 Samkova, 15384 Samková, 15385 Dallolmo, 15385 Dallolmo (1997 SP4), 15386 Nicolini, 15387 Hanazukayama, 15388 Coelum, 15389 Geflorsch, 15390 Znojil, 15392 Budejicky, 15392 Budějický, 15395 Rukl, 15395 Rükl, 15396 Howardmoore, 15397 Ksoari, 15399 Hudec, 15402 Suzaku, 15403 Merignac, 15406 Bleibtreu, 15407 Udakiyoo, 15412 Schaefer, 15413 Beaglehole, 15414 Pettirossi, 15417 Babylon, 15418 Sergiospinelli, 15420 Aedouglass, 15421 Adammalin, 15425 Welzl, 15427 Shabas, 15434 Mittal, 15438 Joegotobed, 15448 Siegwarth, 15452 Ibramohammed, 15453 Brasileirinhos, 15461 Johnbird, 15462 Stumegan, 15465 Buchroeder, 15466 Barlow, 15467 Aflorsch, 15468 Mondriaan, 15469 Ohmura, 15476 Narendra, 15492 Nyberg, 15495 Bogie, 15497 Lucca, 15499 Cloyd, 15500 Anantpatel, 15501 Pepawlowski, 15506 Preygel, 15507 Rengarajan, 15510 Phoeberounds, 15512 Snyder, 15513 Emmermann, 15522 Trueblood, 15523 Grenville, 15526 Kokura, 15530 Kuber, 15543 Elizateel, 15548 Kalinowski, 15550 Sydney, 15551 Paddock, 15552 Sandashounkan, 15553 Carachang, 15557 Kimcochran, 15559 Abigailhines, 15563 Remsberg, 15565 Benjaminsteele, 15566 Elizabethbaker, 15567 Giacomelli, 15569 Feinberg, 15574 Stephaniehass, 15576 Munday, 15577 Gywilliams, 15582 Russellburrows, 15583 Hanick, 15594 Castillo, 15599 Richardlarson, 15604 Fruits, 15606 Winer, 15608 Owens, 15609 Kosmaczewski, 15614 Pillinger, 15617 Fallowfield, 15618 Lorifritz, 15619 Albertwu, 15620 Beltrami, 15621 Erikhovland, 15622 Westrich, 15624 Lamberton, 15627 Hong, 15628 Gonzales, 15629 Sriner, 15630 Disanti, 15631 Dellorusso, 15632 Magee-Sauer, 15635 Andrewhager, 15651 Tlepolemos, 15663 Periphas, 15669 Pshenichner, 15671 Suzannedebarbat, 15671 Suzannedébarbat, 15672 Sato-Norio, 15673 Chetaev, 15675 Goloseevo, 15676 Almoisheev, 15691 Maslov, 15695 Fedorshpig, 15699 Lyytinen, 15702 Olegkotov, 15703 Yrjola, 15703 Yrjölä, 15705 Hautot, 15710 Bocklin, 15710 Böcklin, 15716 Narahara, 15718 Imokawa, 15723 Girraween, 15724 Zille, 15727 Ianmorison, 15728 Karlmay, 15729 Yumikoitahana, 15732 Vitusbering, 15735 Andakerkhoven, 15736 Hamanasu, 15739 Matsukuma, 15740 Hyakumangoku, 15742 Laurabassi, 15745 Yuliya, 15752 Eluard, 15761 Schumi, 15762 Ruhmann, 15762 Rühmann, 15763 Nagakubo, 15766 Strahlenberg, 15779 Scottroberts, 15783 Briancox, 15785 de Villegas, 15790 Keizan, 15804 Yenisei, 15805 Murakamitakehiko, 15806 Kohei, 15808 Zelter, 15818 DeVeny, 15819 Alisterling, 15821 Iijimatatsushi, 15828 Sincheskul, 15834 McBride, 15837 Mariovalori, 15838 Auclair, 15840 Hiroshiendou, 15841 Yamaguchi, 15843 Comcom, 15845 Bambi, 15846 Billfyfe, 15849 Billharper, 15851 Chrisfleming, 15853 Benedettafoglia, 15854 Numa, 15855 Mariasalvatore, 15856 Yanokoji, 15857 Touji, 15858 Davidwoods, 15860 SiraN, 15860 Siran, 15860 Siráň, 15861 Ispahan, 15868 Akiyoshidai, 15869 Tullius, 15870 Oburka, 15870 Obůrka, 15884 Maspalomas, 15887 Daveclark, 15889 Xiaoyuhe, 15890 Prachatice, 15891 Alissazhang, 15896 Birkhoff, 15897 BeNackova, 15897 Benackova, 15897 Beňačková, 15898 Kharasterteam, 15899 Silvain, 15902 Dostal, 15902 Dostál, 15903 Rolandflorrie, 15904 Halstead, 15905 Berthier, 15906 Yoshikaneda, 15907 Robot, 15908 Bertoni, 15910 Shinkamigoto, 15911 Davidgauthier, 15913 Telemachus, 15916 Shigeoyamada, 15917 Rosahavel, 15918 Thereluzia, 15921 Kintaikyo, 15922 Masajisaito, 15924 Axelmartin, 15925 Rokycany, 15929 Ericlinton, 15938 Bohnenblust, 15939 Fessenden, 15941 Stevegauthier, 15945 Raymondavid, 15946 Satinsky, 15946 Satinský, 15947 Milligan, 15949 Rhaeticus, 15950 Dallago, 15955 Johannesgmunden, 15957 Gemoore, 15960 Hluboka, 15960 Hluboká, 15963 Koeberl, 15964 Billgray, 15965 Robertcox, 15967 Clairearmstrong, 15968 Waltercugno, 15969 Charlesgreen, 15970 Robertbrownlee, 15971 Hestroffer, 15986 Fienga, 15988 Parini, 15992 Cynthia, 16000 Neilgehrels, 1996 VO38, Alfilipenko, List of asteroids (15001-16000), List of asteroids/15001-16000, List of asteroids/15001–16000, List of asteroids/15301-15400, List of minor planets/15001-15100, List of minor planets/15001–15100, List of minor planets/15101-15200, List of minor planets/15101–15200, List of minor planets/15201-15300, List of minor planets/15201–15300, List of minor planets/15301-15400, List of minor planets/15301–15400, List of minor planets/15401-15500, List of minor planets/15401–15500, List of minor planets/15501-15600, List of minor planets/15501–15600, List of minor planets/15601-15700, List of minor planets/15601–15700, List of minor planets/15701-15800, List of minor planets/15701–15800, List of minor planets/15801-15900, List of minor planets/15801–15900, List of minor planets/15901-16000, List of minor planets/15901–16000, List of minor planets: 15001-16000.