Tsukada

1988 TR. Discovered 1988 Oct. 13 by K. Endate and K. Watanabe at Kitami.

Named in honor of Shinsuke Tsukada (1954), director of the Yonago City Planetarium, Tottori Prefecture, and an executive member of the San-in Society of Astronomy, the Tottori Society of Astronomy. Provider of varied and informative planetarium programs for the general public on an on-going basis, he spends his free evenings searching for comets. (M 35490)

Name proposed by the discoverers following a suggestion by Y. Yamada.

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