Asteroids are minor planets, especially those of the inner Solar System. The
larger ones have .... The smallest asteroids discovered (based on absolute
magnitude H) are 2008 TS26 with H = 33.2 and 2...
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 ...
Nov 30, 2016 ... Astronomers have obtained observations of the smallest asteroid ever
characterized in detail. At 2 meters (6 feet) in diameter, the tiny space ...
Asteroids are rocky objects which orbit the Sun in our Solar System, but are too
small to be considered planets. ... The smallest asteroid known to date is approx.
Nov 30, 2016 ... Astronomers in Arizona observed the smallest near-Earth asteroid ever
characterized, a 6.5 foot (2 meter) diameter asteroid smaller than most ...
Dec 1, 2016 ... A team led by astronomers at University of Arizona's Lunar and Planetary
Laboratory have identified the smallest asteroid ever to be described ...
Nov 30, 2016 ... A team led by UA astronomer Vishnu Reddy has characterized the smallest
known asteroid using Earth-based telescopes. Measuring just six ...
The smallest known asteroid that has been discovered is called Hathor.
Dec 6, 2016 ... Scientists at the University of Arizona's Lunar and Planetary Laboratory have
named the asteroid 2015 TC25. As well as being the smallest, it 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 ...