C. Michelle Olmstead

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C. Michelle Olmstead is an American astronomer.

She is a prolific discoverer of asteroids. She is also a co-discoverer of periodic comet 127P/Holt-Olmstead. The asteroid 3287 Olmstead was named in her honor.[1]

Asteroids discovered: 46
Asteroid Date discovered
(5633) 1978 UL7 October 27, 1978
(6360) 1978 UA7 October 27, 1978
(7510) 1978 UF6 October 27, 1978
(7914) 1978 UW7 October 27, 1978
(8363) 1990 RV September 13, 1990
(10998) 1978 UN4 October 27, 1978
(11447) 1978 UL4 October 27, 1978
(13907) 1977 RS17 September 9, 1977
(14319) 1978 US5 October 27, 1978
(14320) 1978 UV7 October 27, 1978
(14798) 1978 UW4 October 27, 1978
(17359) 1978 UP4 October 27, 1978
(17360) 1978 UX5 October 27, 1978
(17361) 1978 UF7 October 27, 1978
(19085) 1978 UR4 October 27, 1978
(23407) 1977 RG19 September 9, 1977
(23412) 1978 UN5 October 27, 1978
(24612) 1978 UE6 October 27, 1978
(27661) 1978 UK6 October 27, 1978
(27662) 1978 UK7 October 27, 1978
(29184) 1990 SL10 September 17, 1990
(30819) 1990 RL2 September 15, 1990
(30819) 1990 RL2 September 15, 1990
(32736) 1978 UE5 October 27, 1978
(32737) 1978 UZ6 October 27, 1978
(39470) 1978 UB7 October 27, 1978
(39471) 1978 UF8 October 27, 1978
(43726) 1978 UJ5 October 27, 1978
(48382) 1978 UC6 October 27, 1978
(52232) 1978 UY4 October 27, 1978
(52233) 1978 UQ5 October 27, 1978
(52234) 1978 UX7 October 27, 1978
(55721) 1978 UX4 October 27, 1978
(69232) 1978 UJ4 October 27, 1978
(69233) 1978 UL6 October 27, 1978
(73643) 1978 UA5 October 27, 1978
(73644) 1978 UD7 October 27, 1978
(85122) 1978 UZ5 September 13, 1990
(85175) 1990 RS September 13, 1990
(90674) 1978 UD5 October 27, 1978
(90675) 1978 UQ6 October 27, 1978
(96158) 1978 UE8 October 27, 1978
(99955) 1978 UM5 October 27, 1978
(192281) 1978 UC7 October 27, 1978

References[edit]

  1. ^ Schmadel, Lutz D.; Union, International Astronomical (2003). Dictionary of minor planet names. Springer. pp. 274–. ISBN 978-3-540-00238-3. Retrieved 14 May 2011.