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Kamo (1987 VE1 )       CURRENT POSITION: 24 LEO 8         DISCOVERY POSITION: 20 ARI 3

Incl: 5.75333      Eccent: 0.0619279      Period: 3.75687999244 years      AU 2.4166002      Type: 0000

Discovery Chart
14.11.1987 10:29 Kushiro 144e35 43n5 observations 1

Named in honor of Akira Kamo (1943– ), who established the Comet Observers Network in Japan, “Hoshi no Hiroba” {see planet  (4971)} in 1968. He played a leading role for many observers and discoverers of comets for more than 20 years when he was the first president of the network. His words ”let’s come together at Hoshi no Hiroba” are well known among amateur and professional astronomers in Japan. (M 22501)

Name proposed by K. Watanabe. Citation prepared by T. Nomura.


Discovered on 14-11-1987 in Kushiro by Ueda, S., Kaneda, H.

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