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.

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Type part or all of a name.
Number Name Designation Discoverysort descending Discoverer Observatory
2710 Veverka 1982 FQ 1982-03-23 Bowell, E. Anderson Mesa
65657 Hube 1982 QB4 1982-08-16 Lowe, A. Siding Spring
3658 Feldman 1982 TR 1982-10-13 Bowell, E. Anderson Mesa
3061 Cook 1982 UB1 1982-10-21 Bowell, E. Anderson Mesa
3684 Berry 1983 AK 1983-01-09 Skiff, B.A. Anderson Mesa
3819 Robinson 1983 AR 1983-01-12 Skiff, B.A. Anderson Mesa
3670 Northcott 1983 BN 1983-01-22 Bowell, E. Anderson Mesa
7327 Crawford 1983 RZ1 1983-09-06 Bowell, E. Anderson Mesa
5424 Covington 1983 TN1 1983-10-12 Bowell, E. Anderson Mesa
5553 Chodas 1984 CM1 1984-02-06 Bowell, E. Anderson Mesa


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