This is a list of 402 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|
|4058||Cecilgreen||1986 JV||1986-05-04||Bowell, E.||Anderson Mesa|
|4091||Lowe||1986 TL2||1986-10-07||Bowell, E.||Anderson Mesa|
|4113||Rascana||1982 BQ||1982-01-18||Bowell, E.||Anderson Mesa|
|4276||Clifford||1981 XA||1981-12-02||Bowell, E.||Anderson Mesa|
|5272||Dickinson||1981 QH2||1981-08-30||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|
|7638||Gladman||1984 UX||1984-10-26||Bowell, E.||Anderson Mesa|
|8875||Fernie||1992 UP10||1992-10-22||Bowell, E.||Palomar|
|12225||Yanfernández||1985 PQ||1985-08-14||Bowell, E.||Anderson Mesa|