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NASA JPL’s NEO website includes Near-Earth Object discovery statistics, access to orbital diagrams and orbital elements, a list of telescopes searching for near-Earth asteroids, data on nearby asteroids, news, and data on Potentially Hazardous Asteroids. This site also hosts the Near-Earth Object Human Space Flight Accessible Targets Study (NHATS) database – a recent NASA study of asteroids, conducted in support of NASA’s mission to land humans on an asteroid by 2025.
An interactive, multimedia overview of asteroid tracking from NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory.
The organization officially responsible for naming all asteroids and minor bodies in the Solar System. The Minor Planet Center also publishes information and ephemerides for observers, and lists asteroids that were observed for one night and then “lost.” Check out their plot of the inner solar system minor bodies.
The Science Mission Directorate at NASA conducts robotic exploration of our universe.
Type in the name of any asteroid and learn about its properties, orbit, and history. Try typing in the name of the asteroid named after our President and Chief Engineer, Chris Lewicki. The asteroid is 13609 Lewicki (1994 TK11).