Kuwabara

(1992 SF13 )
CURRENT POSITION: 21 CAN 31
Incl: 3.63274
Eccent: 0.0781107
Period: 4.0980878068617 years
AU 2.5607909
Type: 0000

Discovery Chart

30.9.1992 12:20 Kitami 143e47 43n46 observations 1

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Named in honor of Syoji Kuwabara (b. 1927). A retired school teacher in Japan, he was superintendent of the board of education in Himeji City (1981-1993) and director of the city's Science Museum (1993-1996). An amateur astronomer, he was once an enthusiastic observer of occultations; now he studies local names and legends of stars and asterisms. Name proposed by the discoverers following a suggestion by T. Sato, A. Fujii and K. Kitao.

Named in honor of Syoji Kuwabara (1927– ). A retired school teacher in Japan, he was superintendent of the board of education in Himeji City (1981–1993) and director of the city’s Science Museum (1993–1996). An amateur astronomer, he was once an enthusiastic observer of occultations; now he studies local names and legends of stars and asterisms. (M 33386)

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

Avastatud: 30-9-1992 Avastamiskoht: Kitami Avastajad: Endate, K., Watanabe, K.

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