Miyazaki

1990 TW. Discovered 1990 Oct. 15 by K. Endate and K. Watanabe at Kitami.

Named in honor of Isao Miyazaki (1961- ), amateur astronomer well known for his high-quality visual, photographic and CCD observations of the planets. He has been director of the Jupiter-Saturn Section of the Oriental Astronomical Association (OAA) anice 1989. He is a winner of the I. Yamamoto { see planet (2249)} Award (OAA), the W. H. Steavenson Award (British Astronomical Association) and the W. H. Haas {see planet (3853)} Award (Association of Lunar and Planetary Observers). (M 32346)

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

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