Asteroid (22456) Salopek

David Stephen Salopek (b. 1963) earned a Ph.D. in cosmology from the University of Toronto in 1989 and worked at the Universities of Cambridge and Alberta. Name suggested and citation prepared by Robert Jedicke and Peter Jedicke.

Orbit type: Main Belt 

Ref: MPC 101215

Author: 
ebriggs
Name: 
Salopek
Number: 
22456
Designation: 
1996 XF12
Disc. Date: 
1996-12-04
Discoverer: 
Spacewatch
Disc. Place: 
Kitt Peak