1996 PL2. Discovered 1996 Aug. 9 by the JPL NEAT Program at Haleakala.

Named in honor of Frank P. Seelos IV who, as a student at Wolford College, participated in the 1998 CalTech Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow program. He assisted and carried out research with the Near-Earth Asteroid Tracking program at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory and developed the software package HAVANA, which rapidly accesses images of specified objects from the extensive observational archive available. Frank is an outstanding student with a double major in physics and mathematics. (M 33790)

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