Asteroid 17458, Dick, was discovered on October 13, 1990 by Lutz D. Schmadel and Friedrich Borngen at Tautenburg, Thuringen, Germany. Dick has a period of 5 years, 77 days.

It was named for German astronomer and geodesist Wolfgang R. Dick (born 1959), who is noted for his research into astronomical history.

Wolfgang Dick

Astrologically, asteroid Dick seems to indicate sex or obnoxious behavior or can be a name asteroid for people named Dick.

The glyph for Dick is mine.

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