This is a list of 403 asteroids whose names are known to have a Canadian connection, usually because they are named after a Canadian.
Where the citation given here expands upon the official citation, the added material was edited by Peter Jedicke, who is 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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|Number||Name||Designation||Disc. Date||Discoverer||Disc. Place|
|3666||Holman||1979 HP||1979-04-19||Muzzio, J.C.||Cerro Tololo|
|3658||Feldman||1982 TR||1982-10-13||Bowell, E.||Anderson Mesa|
|3572||Leogoldberg||1954 UJ2||1954-10-28||Goethe Link Observatory|
|3497||Innanen||1941 HJ||1941-04-19||Oterma, L.||Turku|
|3363||Bowen||1960 EE||1960-03-06||Goethe Link Observatory|
|3316||Herzberg||1984 CN1||1984-02-06||Bowell, E.||Anderson Mesa|
|3315||Chant||1984 CZ||1984-02-08||Bowell, E.||Anderson Mesa|
|3314||Beals||1981 FH||1981-03-30||Bowell, E.||Anderson Mesa|
|3307||Athabasca||1981 DE1||1981-02-28||Bus, S.J.||Siding Spring|
|3304||Pearce||1981 EQ21||1981-03-02||Bus, S.J.||Siding Spring|