List of near-Earth object observation projects

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A telescope used by the Catalina Sky Survey
WISE, used for NEOWISE

List of near-Earth object observation projects is a list of projects that observe Near-Earth objects usually asteroids, but sometimes comets.


Number of NEOs detected by various projects per year:
  All others
Cumulative discoveries of near-Earth asteroids known by size, 1980–2017

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Hahn, Gerhard (6 February 2015). "O.D.A.S. Home Page". European Asteroid Research Node. Retrieved 10 February 2016.
  2. ^ Waszczak, Adam; Prince, Thomas A.; Laher, Russ; Masci, Frank; Bue, Brian; Rebbapragada, Umaa; Barlow, Tom; Jason Surace; Helou, George (2017). "Small Near-Earth Asteroids in the Palomar Transient Factory Survey: A Real-Time Streak-detection System". Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific. 129 (973): 034402. arXiv:1609.08018. doi:10.1088/1538-3873/129/973/034402. ISSN 1538-3873.
  3. ^ "Spacewatch Telescope Detects Its First Asteroids". ScienceDaily. Retrieved 2018-11-18.

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