Funada

(1992 JP )
CURRENT POSITION: 15 PIS 55
Incl: 17.04256
Eccent: 0.0518868
Period: 5.6938855565631 years
AU 3.1885441
Type: 0000

Discovery Chart

2.5.1992 14:17 Kitami 143e47 43n46 observations 1

<< prev in category - next in category >>


Named in honor of Takumi Funada (b. 1932), retired schoolmaster and science teacher who is currently director of Sekizaki Kaisei Kan (Sea and Star Museum) and honorary president of the Oita Astronomical Society. He has greatly contributed to amateur astronomy and has helped popularize astronomy to the public. Also well known as an astrophotographer, he has published several books on astronomy. Name proposed by the discoverers following a suggestion by T. Sato and A. Fujii.

Named in honor of Takumi Funada (1932– ), retired schoolmaster and science teacher who is currently director of Sekizaki Kaisei Kan (Sea and Star Museum) and honorary president of the Oita Astronomical Society. He has greatly contributed to amateur astronomy and has helped popularize astronomy to the public. Also well known as an astrophotographer, he has published several books on astronomy. (M 32346)

Name proposed by the discoverers following a suggestion by T. Sato and A. Fujii.

Avastatud: 2-5-1992 Avastamiskoht: Kitami Avastajad: Endate, K., Watanabe, K.

ORBITS | AstDys | Wikipedia | Dictionary | UrbanDictionary | Bartleby | Webster | Name Source |
Kategooriad: Jaapan,