Asteroid 22992, Susansmith, was discovered on November 4, 1999 by the Lincoln Laboratory Near-Earth Asteroid Research (LINEAR) Team at Socorro, New Mexico. It has a period of 5 years, 77 days.

It was named for Parkersburg, West Virginia high-school teacher Susan Smith, who mentored a finalist in the 2007 Intel Science Talent Search.

The meaning of asteroid Susansmith seems to be: blamed for something one didn't do; blamed unjustly or viciously.

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