Asteroid (disambiguation)

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An asteroid is an astronomical object. Specific variants include the following:

Asteroid or Asteroids may also refer to:


  • Asteroid (horse), a successful thoroughbred racehorse in the United States
  • Asteroidea (sea stars), a class of invertebrate animals


Art, entertainment, and media[edit]


  • Asteroid (film), 1997 TV movie about the American Government trying to stop an asteroid colliding with the Earth
  • Asteroid, a movie on the Sci Fi Channel


  • Asteroids (video game), a popular vector-based video arcade game released in 1979 by Atari
    • Asteroids Deluxe, the sequel to Asteroids the arcade game, produced in 1980 by Atari
    • Asteroids Hyper 64, an update to the 1979 arcade shooter Asteroids released for the Nintendo 64 in 1999



See also[edit]

  • Astroid, a particular type of mathematical curve: a hypocycloid with four cusps
  • Asterids