The following is a list of current records for Aten asteroids (also see List of
numbered Aten ... Smallest, (137924) 2000 BD19, 0.092, smallest of all asteroids.
Nov 21, 2014 ... Asteroids can reach as large as Ceres, which is 940 km (about 583 miles) across.
On the other hand, one of the smallest, discovered in 1991 ...
One of the largest asteroids, and also the brightest, is Vesta. Discovered in 1807,
this asteroid is 530km in diameter. The smallest asteroid known to date is ...
This image, taken by NASA's Near Earth Asteroid Rendezvous mission in 2000,
shows a close-up view of Eros, an asteroid with an orbit that takes it somewhat ...
The smallest known asteroid that has been discovered is called Hathor.
May 21, 2004 ... A newly-discovered asteroid has the smallest orbit around the Sun ever seen for
a space rock. It is also only the second known asteroid to have ...
Ceres is the closest dwarf planet to the Sun and is located in the asteroid belt
making it the only dwarf planet in the inner solar system. Ceres is the smallest of
The Earth has been getting hit by asteroids and comets for its whole life. The
planets formed from collisions of smaller objects, and even our water may have ...
An asteroid is a small body orbiting the Sun that is composed primarily of rock or
... The smallest known asteroid, 1991 BA, is only 6 meters (20 feet) across.
There are millions of small asteroids. The smallest are sometimes called
meteoroids. It is thought that asteroids are material leftover from the time that the