Named in honor of Hugh Rice, amateur astronomer of New York and director of the Museum of Natural Sciences. See also the citation for planet (1234). (H 113; LDS)
Name proposed by I. L. Meyer and endorsed by G. Stracke. See also the remarks to planet (1249).
Avastatud: 9-10-1931 Avastamiskoht: Heidelberg Avastajad: Reinmuth, K.