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David Levy giving a lecture at JPL.
Asteroids discovered: 53
5261 Eureka[1] June 20, 1990
5852 Nanette[2] April 19, 1991
6398 Timhunter[2][3] February 10, 1991
6401 Roentgen[2][3] April 15, 1991
6485 Wendeesther[2][3] October 25, 1990
6670 Wallach[2] June 4, 1994
6715 Sheldonmarks[1] August 22, 1990
6914 Becquerel[1][2] April 3, 1992
7344 Summerfield[2] June 4, 1992
8021 Walter[2] October 22, 1990
8358 Rickblakley[2] November 4, 1989
9070 Ensab[2] July 23, 1993
9083 Ramboehm[2] November 28, 1994
10332 Defi[2] May 13, 1991
10346 Triathlon[2] April 2, 1992
11548 Jerrylewis[2] November 25, 1992
11569 Virgilsmith[2] May 27, 1993
11911 Angel[2] June 4, 1992
11941 Archinal[2] May 23, 1993
13057 Jorgensen[2] November 13, 1990
13111 Papacosmas[2] July 23, 1993
13123 Tyson[2] May 16, 1994
13615 Manulis[2] November 28, 1994
14429 Coyne[2] December 3, 1991
15276 Diebel[2] April 14, 1991
15294 Underwood[2] November 7, 1991
15321 Donnadean[2] August 13, 1993
15779 Scottroberts[2] July 26, 1993
16514 Stevelia[2] November 11, 1990
16669 Rionuevo[2] December 8, 1993
17493 Wildcat[2] December 31, 1991
18368 Flandrau[2] April 15, 1991
18434 Mikesandras[2] March 12, 1994
19980 Barrysimon[2] November 22, 1989
22312 Kelly[2] April 14, 1991
22338 Janemojo[2] June 3, 1992
24778 Nemsu[2] May 24, 1993
24779 Presque Isle[2] July 23, 1993
27776 Cortland[2] February 25, 1992
27810 Daveturner[2] July 23, 1993
29292 Conniewalker[2] May 24, 1993
30840 JackAlice[2] April 15, 1991
117032 DavidLane[4][5] May 14, 2004
144769 Zachariassen[4] April 19, 2004
144907 Whitehorne[4][5] December 16, 2004
157421 Carolpercy[4][5] October 8, 2004
198450 Scattolin[4][5] December 9, 2004
245158 Thomasandrews[4] October 13, 2004
271763 Hebrewu[4] September 17, 2004
283990 Randallrosenfeld[4] September 16, 2004
294727 Dennisritchie[4] January 31, 2008
300909 Kenthompson[4] January 30, 2008
339223 Stongemorin[4] October 13, 2004
  1. 1 with Henry E. Holt
  2. 2 with Carolyn S. Shoemaker
  3. 3 with Eugene M. Shoemaker
  4. 4 with T. Glinos
  5. 5 with W. Levy

David H. Levy (born May 22, 1948) is a Canadian astronomer and science writer who co-discovered Comet Shoemaker–Levy 9 in 1993, which collided with the planet Jupiter in 1994.


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