Named in honor of the Swedish astronomer Knut Emil Lundmark (1889–1958). Lundmark studied extensively globular clusters and galaxies and determined absolute stellar magnitudes as well as galactic distances. He also contributed to our knowledge in the field of history of astronomy. (H 121)
Lundmark is also honored by a lunar crater.
Avastatud: 16-7-1934 Avastamiskoht: Heidelberg Avastajad: Reinmuth, K.
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