1928 VA. Discovered 1928 Nov. 5 by J. Comas Solá at Barcelona.
Named in honor of the discoverer José Comas Solá (1868–1937), astronomer at Barcelona and founder of the “iedad Astronomica de España y America”. Pepita is the feminine form of Pepito, the familiar name of the discoverer. The discoverer is also honored by planet (1655). (H 104)
Comas Solá also honored by a crater on Mars.