1982 FS. Discovered 1982 Mar. 28 by E. Bowell at Anderson Mesa.

Named in honor of Arie J. B. Verveer, technical manager of the Perth Observatory, in recognition of his many contributions to research. Since 1974, he has provided wide-ranging support for staff and visiting astronomers. His electronic, mechanical, and computer expertise, together with his broad astronomical knowledge and experience, have made him a great asset to the Observatory. (M 14972)

Name proposed by the discoverer, following a suggestion by M. P. Candy, who also prepared the citation.

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