Tsubokawa

1994 CV2. Discovered 1994 Feb. 14 by T. Niijima and T. Urata at Ojima.

Named in memory of Ietsune Tsubokawa (19181994), the fifth director of the International Latitude Observatory of Mizusawa {see planet (7530)} (19761986) and a former director of the Earthquake Research Institute of the University of Tokyo. He strove to automate the instruments used for the geodetic survey and astronomical observations. (M 34625)

Name proposed by the second discoverer following a suggestion by K. Hurukawa and K. Yokoyama. Citation prepared by K. Yokoyama.

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