Dunlap

1982 VX3. Discovered 1982 Nov. 14 by H. Kosai and K. Hurukawa at Kiso.

Named in honor of Larry Dunlap, research assistant at the Lunar and Planetary Laboratory who has published lightcurves of asteroids and is now teaching high-school and other students the beauty of astronomy at the Flandrau planetarium. (M 11161)

Named in accordance with a proposal by T. Gehrels that naming rights for (3291) and the Palomar discovery (3290) be interchanged, so that this and the following three names can be in sequence.

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