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4962 Vecherka

4962 Vecherka, provisional designation 1973 TP, is a Eunomian asteroid and slow rotator from the central regions of the asteroid belt, approximately 10 kilometers in diameter. It was discovered on 1 October 1973, by Soviet astronomer Tamara Smirn ...

2011 Veteraniya

2011 Veteraniya, provisional designation 1970 QB 1, is a stony Vestian asteroid from the inner regions of the asteroid belt, approximately 6 kilometers in diameter. It was discovered on 30 August 1970, by Russian astronomer Tamara Smirnova at the ...

2009 Voloshina

2009 Voloshina, provisional designation 1968 UL, is a carbonaceous asteroid from the outer regions of the asteroid belt, approximately 27 kilometers in diameter. It was discovered on 22 October 1968, by Russian astronomer Tamara Smirnova at the C ...

13474 Vyus

13474 Vyus, provisional designation 1973 QO 1, is a background asteroid from the central asteroid belt, approximately 7 kilometers in diameter. It was discovered on 29 August 1973, by Soviet astronomer Tamara Smirnova at the Crimean Astrophysical ...

1793 Zoya

1793 Zoya, provisional designation 1968 DW, is a stony Florian asteroid from the inner regions of the asteroid belt, approximately 9 kilometers in diameter. It was discovered on 28 February 1968, by Russian astronomer Tamara Smirnova at the Crime ...

(9799) 1996 RJ

1996 RJ, provisional designation 1996 RJ, is a large Jupiter trojan from the Greek camp and the parent body of a small, unnamed asteroid family, approximately 68 kilometers in diameter. It was discovered on 8 September 1996, by American astronome ...

24827 Maryphil

24827 Maryphil, provisional designation 1995 RA, is a stony Phocaea asteroid from the inner regions of the asteroid belt, approximately 6 kilometers in diameter. It was discovered on 2 September 1995, by American astronomer Timothy Spahr at the C ...

7835 Myroncope

7835 Myroncope is an asteroid of the Mitidika family from the central region of the asteroid belt. It was discovered on 16 June 1993, by American astronomer Timothy Spahr at the Catalina Station in Arizona, United States. The assumed S-type aster ...

7476 Ogilsbie

7476 Ogilsbie, provisional designation 1993 GE, is a carbonaceous asteroid from the outer region of the asteroid belt, approximately 20 kilometers in diameter. It was discovered by American astronomer Timothy Spahr at the U.S. Catalina Station in ...

7784 Watterson

7784 Watterson, provisional designation 1994 PL, is a stony Phocaea asteroid from the inner regions of the asteroid belt, approximately 6 kilometers in diameter. It was discovered by American astronomer Timothy Spahr at the U.S. Catalina Station, ...

335 Roberta

Roberta is a large main belt asteroid. It was discovered on 1 September 1892, by German astronomer Anton Staus at Heidelberg Observatory. Roberta was the 12th asteroid that was discovered using photography, and the only asteroid discovery made by ...

89 Julia

Julia is a large main-belt asteroid that was discovered by French astronomer Edouard Stephan on August 6, 1866. This was first of his two asteroid discoveries; the other was 91 Aegina. 89 Julia is believed to be named after Saint Julia of Corsica ...

NGC 5

NGC 5 is an elliptical galaxy in the constellation Andromeda. It has a generic "redshift estimated" distance of 212 million light years from Earth. The galaxy was discovered by French astronomer Edouard Stephan using an 80.01 cm reflecting telesc ...

Actaea (moon)

Actaea, officially Salacia I Actaea, is a natural satellite of the large classical Kuiper belt object 120347 Salacia. Its diameter is estimated 300 km, which is approximately one-third the diameter of Salacia; thus, Salacia and Actaea are viewed ...

IC 5052

IC 5052 is a barred spiral galaxy located in the constellation Pavo. It is located at a distance of circa 25 million light years from Earth, which, given its apparent dimensions, means that IC 5052 is about 40.000 light years across. It was disco ...

NGC 751

NGC 751 is an elliptical galaxy approximately 225 million light-years away from Earth in the constellation of Triangulum. It forms a close pair of interacting galaxies together with the nearby NGC 750 galaxy. The pair is listed as Arp 166 in the ...

NGC 5774

NGC 5774 is an intermediate spiral galaxy approximately 71 million light-years away from Earth in the constellation of Virgo. It was discovered by Irish engineer Bindon Stoney on April 26, 1851. NGC 5774 belongs to a small group of galaxies, toge ...

(4035) 1986 WD

1986 WD, provisional designation 1986 WD, is a large Jupiter trojan from the Greek camp, approximately 68 kilometers in diameter. It was discovered on 22 November 1986, by Japanese astronomers Kenzo Suzuki and Takeshi Urata at the Toyota Observat ...

5592 Oshima

5592 Oshima, provisional designation 1990 VB 4, is a Veritasian asteroid from the outer regions of the asteroid belt, approximately 25 kilometers in diameter. It was discovered on 14 November 1990, by astronomers Kenzo Suzuki and Takeshi Urata at ...

NGC 47

NGC 47 is a barred spiral galaxy in the constellation Cetus, discovered in 1886 by Ernst Wilhelm Leberecht Tempel. Its alternate name NGC 58 is due to the observation by Lewis Swift, who was unaware that Tempel had already discovered the celestia ...

NGC 519

NGC 519, also occasionally referred to as PGC 5182 is an elliptical galaxy located approximately 242 million light-years from the Solar System in the constellation Cetus. It was discovered on 20 November 1886 by astronomer Lewis Swift.

NGC 806

NGC 806 is a spiral galaxy approximately 166 million light-years away from Earth in the constellation Cetus. It was discovered by American astronomer Lewis A. Swift on November 1, 1886 with the 16" refractor at Warner Observatory.

4324 Bickel

4324 Bickel, provisional designation 1981 YA 1, is a stony asteroid from the middle region of the asteroid belt, approximately 12 kilometers in diameter. It was discovered on 24 December 1981, by American astronomer Laurence Taff at Lincoln Labor ...

3343 Nedzel

3343 Nedzel, provisional designation 1982 HS, is an asteroid and sizable Mars-crosser on an eccentric orbit from the inner regions of the asteroid belt, approximately 6.5 kilometers in diameter. It was discovered on 28 April 1982, by astronomer L ...

65 Cybele

Cybele, minor planet designation 65 Cybele, is one of the largest asteroids in the Solar System and is located in the outer asteroid belt. It gives its name to the Cybele group of asteroids that orbit outward from the Sun from the 2:1 orbital res ...

74 Galatea

Galatea is a large C-type main-belt asteroid. Its carbonaceous surface is very dark in color with an albedo of just 0.034. Galatea was found by the prolific comet discoverer Ernst Tempel on August 29, 1862, in Marseilles, France. It was his third ...

97 Klotho

Klotho is a fairly large main-belt asteroid. While it is an M-type, its radar albedo is too low to allow a nickel-iron composition. Klotho is similar to 21 Lutetia and 22 Kalliope in that all three are M-types of unknown composition. Klotho was f ...

NGC 2460

NGC 2460 is a spiral galaxy in the constellation Camelopardalis. It was discovered by German astronomer Wilhelm Tempel on August 11, 1882. It is also identified as an active nucleus galaxy. Its redshift of 0.004837 gives an angular diameter dista ...

NGC 2835

NGC 2835 is an intermediate spiral galaxy located in the constellation Hydra. It is located at a distance of circa 35 million light years from Earth, which, given its apparent dimensions, means that NGC 2835 is about 65.000 light years across. It ...

81 Terpsichore

Terpsichore is a large and very dark main-belt asteroid. It has most probably a very primitive carbonaceous composition. It was found by the prolific comet discoverer Ernst Tempel on September 30, 1864. It is named after Terpsichore, the Muse of ...

797 Montana

797 Montana, provisional designation 1914 VR, is a stony asteroid from the middle region of the asteroid belt, approximately 22 kilometers in diameter. It was discovered on 17 November 1914, by Danish astronomer Holger Thiele at Bergedorf Observa ...

1847 Stobbe

1847 Stobbe, provisional designation A916 CA, is an asteroid from the middle region of the asteroid belt, approximately 23 kilometers in diameter. It was discovered on 1 February 1916, by Danish astronomer Holger Thiele at Bergedorf Observatory i ...

(541132) 2015 TG387

2015 TG 387, is an extreme trans-Neptunian object and sednoid in the outermost part of the Solar System. It was first observed on 13 October 2015, by astronomers at the Mauna Kea Observatories, Hawaii. It has been the third sednoid discovery afte ...

3367 Alex

3367 Alex, provisional designation 1983 CA 3, is a background asteroid from the intermediate region of the asteroid belt, approximately 17 kilometers in diameter. It was discovered on 15 February 1983, by American astronomer Norman Thomas at Lowe ...

3352 McAuliffe

3352 McAuliffe, provisional designation 1981 CW, is a rare-type asteroid and suspected binary system, classified as near-Earth object of the Amor group, approximately 2 kilometers in diameter. It was discovered on 6 February 1981, by American ast ...

2895 Memnon

2895 Memnon is a dark Jupiter trojan from the Trojan camp, approximately 56 kilometers in diameter. It was discovered on 10 January 1981, by American astronomer Norman Thomas at Lowells Anderson Mesa Station near Flagstaff, Arizona, in the United ...

7846 Setvak

7846 Setvak, provisional designation 1996 BJ, is a stony Flora asteroid from the inner regions of the asteroid belt, approximately 3 kilometers in diameter. It was discovered on 16 January 1996, by Czech astronomer Milos Tichy at Kleť Observatory ...

86 Semele

Semele is a large and very dark main-belt asteroid. It is probably composed of carbonates. Semele was discovered by German astronomer Friedrich Tietjen on January 4, 1866. It was his first and only asteroid discovery. It is named after Semele, th ...

2839 Annette

2839 Annette is a bright Flora asteroid from the inner regions of the asteroid belt. It was discovered on 5 October 1929, by American astronomer Clyde Tombaugh at Lowell Observatory during his search for Pluto. The presumed S-type asteroid has a ...

3754 Kathleen

3754 Kathleen, provisional designation 1931 FM, is a large background asteroid from the outer regions of the asteroid belt, approximately 55 kilometers in diameter. It was discovered at the Lowell Observatory near Flagstaff, Arizona, on 16 March ...

3361 Orpheus

3361 Orpheus is an Apollo asteroid that was discovered on 24 April 1982 by Carlos Torres at Cerro El Roble Astronomical Station. Its eccentric orbit crosses that of Mars and Earth, and approaches Venus as well. From 1900 to 2100 it passes closer ...

2518 Rutllant

2518 Rutllant, provisional designation 1974 FG, is a stony Flora asteroid from the inner regions of the asteroid belt, approximately 4 kilometers in diameter. It was discovered by Chilean astronomer Carlos Torres at the Cerro El Roble Station of ...

2005 TN74

2005 TN 74 is a trans-Neptunian object in a 3:5 resonance with Neptune. It was discovered by Scott S. Sheppard and Chadwick A. Trujillo in 2005. It was initially suspected of being a Neptune trojan since the first observations gave it a semi-majo ...

39741 Komm

39741 Komm, provisional designation 1997 AT 6, is a stony asteroid and eccentric Mars-crosser from the innermost regions of the asteroid belt, approximately 2 kilometers in diameter. It was discovered on 9 January 1997, by American astronomer Roy ...

73 Klytia

Klytia is a main-belt asteroid. It was the second and last asteroid discovery by the prolific comet discoverer Horace Tuttle, on April 7, 1862. It is named after Clytia, who loved Apollo in Greek mythology. Of the first one hundred numbered aster ...

66 Maja

Maja is a carbonaceous background asteroid from the central regions of the asteroid belt, approximately 71 kilometers in diameter. It was discovered on 9 April 1861, by American astronomer Horace Tuttle at the Harvard College Observatory in Cambr ...

2090 Mizuho

2090 Mizuho, provisional designation 1978 EA, is a stony asteroid from the outer region of the asteroid belt, approximately 18 kilometers in diameter. The asteroid was discovered on 12 March 1978, by Japanese astronomer Takeshi Urata at the JCPM ...

6025 Naotosato

6025 Naotosato, provisional designation 1992 YA 3, is an Eoan asteroid from the outer region of the asteroid belt, approximately 19 kilometers in diameter. It was discovered on 30 December 1992, by Japanese astronomer Takeshi Urata at the Nihonda ...

7526 Ohtsuka

7526 Ohtsuka, provisional designation 1993 AA, is a stony asteroid from the inner regions of the asteroid belt, approximately 7 kilometers in diameter. It was discovered by Japanese astronomer Takeshi Urata at Nihondaira Observatory Oohira Statio ...

7776 Takeishi

7776 Takeishi, provisional designation 1993 BF, is a background asteroid from the inner regions of the asteroid belt, approximately 6 kilometers in diameter. It was discovered on 20 January 1993, by Japanese astronomer Takeshi Urata at the Nihond ...