Yumi

1993 GH. Discovered 1993 Apr. 10 by K. Endate and K. Watanabe at Kitami.

Named in honor of Shigeru Yumi (1916- ), the second director of the central bureau of the International Polar Motion Survey. During his 1962-1980 tenure he directed and saw the completion of the comprehensive work of rereducing the complete set of latitude observations. (M 34626)

Name proposed by the discoverers following a suggestion by K. Hurukawa. Citation prepared by K. Yokoyama.

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