Roy A. Tucker

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Asteroids discovered: 683
10220 Pigott October 20, 1997
14542 Karitskaya September 29, 1997
16783 Bychkov December 14, 1996
16861 Lipovetsky December 27, 1997
17025 Pilachowski March 13, 1999
17941 Horbatt May 6, 1999
25275 Jocelynbell November 14, 1998
26924 Johnharvey December 30, 1996
27049 Kraus September 18, 1998
28341 Bingaman March 13, 1999
29825 Dunyazade February 20, 1999
(29874) 1999 GV9 April 14, 1999
31086 Gehringer January 12, 1997
31098 Frankhill June 9, 1997
31190 Toussaint December 27, 1997
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(32608) 2001 QA231 August 24, 2001
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33103 Pintar December 27, 1997
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39741 Komm January 9, 1997
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44027 Termain January 2, 1998
44455 Artdula November 7, 1998
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(47466) 1999 YJ9 December 31, 1999
49272 Bryce Canyon October 27, 1998
(49382) 1998 XG5 December 12, 1998
(51985) 2001 SA116 September 22, 2001
52649 Chrismith December 27, 1997
(53237) 1999 CU118 February 9, 1999
(53250) 1999 DY3 February 20, 1999
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(54563) 2000 QJ147 August 31, 2000
55108 Beamueller August 24, 2001
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(64090) 2001 SA289 September 22, 2001
(64506) 2001 VJ76 November 12, 2001
(66177) 1998 WE5 November 21, 1998
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(68473) 2001 SC289 September 23, 2001
(69126) 2003 EC60 March 7, 2003
(69836) 1998 SZ2 September 18, 1998
(70110) 1999 LK June 6, 1999
(70455) 1999 TM20 October 5, 1999
(70456) 1999 TZ20 October 7, 1999
(70748) 1999 VV22 November 13, 1999
(72877) 2001 KL2 May 21, 2001
(74226) 1998 SZ12 September 21, 1998
(74828) 1999 TB21 October 7, 1999
(77561) 2001 KS1 May 16, 2001
(77863) 2001 RA145 September 7, 2001
(78111) 2002 MO1 June 16, 2002
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(78925) 2003 SC112 September 18, 2003
(79445) 1997 VT6 November 9, 1997
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83464 Irishmccalla September 19, 2001
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85585 Mjolnir March 21, 1998
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99942 Apophis [1][2] June 19, 2004
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136818 Selqet June 29, 1997
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  1. 1 with David J. Tholen
  2. 2 with Fabrizio Bernardi

Roy A. Tucker (born 1951, Jackson, Mississippi)[1] is an American astronomer. He is a prolific discoverer of asteroids, identifying at least 668 and co-discovering two, between 1996 and 2009.[2]

Tucker was raised in Memphis, Tennessee. In 1966, he became a member of Memphis Astronomical Society and received a Master's degree in Scientific Instrumentation from the University of California, Santa Barbara.[3] He works as a senior engineer in the Imaging Technology Laboratory of the University of Arizona.

Awards and discoveries[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ gpobs.home.mindspring.com
  2. ^ Minor Planet Discoverer
  3. ^ "The Team". Spaceguard India. Retrieved 2007-09-23. 

Further reading[edit]

  • Aguirre, Edwin L. 1999. Sentinel of the Sky - Armed with a Modest Telescope and CCD Camera, Tucson Amateur Roy A Tucker Joins the Ranks of Professional Astronomers Who Have Discovered Near-Earth Objects. Sky and Telescope. 97, no. 3: 76.
  • CCD Precision Photometry Workshop, Eric R. Craine, Roy A. Tucker, Jeannette V. Barnes. CCD Precision Photometry Workshop: Proceedings of a Meeting Held at San Diego, California, USA, 6-7, June 1998. Astronomical Society of the Pacific conference series, v. 189. San Francisco, Calif: Astronomical Society of the Pacific, 1999. ISBN 1-58381-015-3

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