Iwao Kusano (1908–1999) was an orthopedist who contributed greatly to practice and research. As an amateur astronomer, he played an important role in investigating the Yonouzu meteorite, building a monument at the impact site at his own expense. The 30-kilogram stone had fallen near his home on 1837 July 14. (M 39651) _ _.
Avastatud: 20-4-1995 Avastamiskoht: Kitami Avastajad: Endate, K., Watanabe, K.