Schwabhausen

1990 TM7. Discovered 1990 Oct. 13 by F. Borngen and L. D. Schmadel at Tautenburg.

Named for the Jena University Observatory's outstation, located some 10 km to the west of the city. The station was established in 1962 on the watershed of the rivers Saale {see planet (5409)} and Ilm. It is located in a small preserved wood between the villages of Grossand Kleinschwabhausen, and the discoverer's principal residence is nearby. This minor planet was numbered as the result of astrometric CCD observations made at Schwabhausen in April 1997. (M 30101) Name proposed by the first discoverer.

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