This is a list of 398 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|
|81915||Hartwick||2000 NS11||2000-07-15||Balam, D.D.||Victoria|
|100416||SYang||1986 CB||1996-02-02||Balam, D.D.||NRC Canada|
|100596||Perrett||1997 PN2||1997-08-09||Balam, D.D.||NRC Canada|
|150145||UVic||1996 BH1||1996-01-23||Balam, D.D.||NRC Canada|
|154660||Kavelaars||2004 FX29 et al||2004-03-29||Balam, D.D.||Mauna Kea|
|157194||Saddlemyer||2004 QR16||2004-03-29||Balam, D.D.||Mauna Kea|
|168358||CASCA||1996 DF2||1996-02-24||Balam, D.D.||NRC Canada|
|246238||Crampton||2007 RL274||2007-09-05||Balam, D.D.||Mauna Kea|
|255703||Stetson||2006 QN90||2006-08-25||Balam, D.D.||Mauna Kea|
|241090||Nemet||2004 UK290||2006-10-23||Balam, D.D.||Mauna Kea|