(1267) Geertruida

Reference work entry

1930 HD. Discovered 1930 Apr. 23 by H. van Gent at Johannesburg. Independently discovered 1930 Apr. 28 by K. Reinmuth at Heidelberg.

Named in honor of the daughter of the Mrs. Hamerslag, a sister of G. Pels. (I. van Houten-Groeneveld)

Named by G. Pels {see planet  (1667)} who computed the orbit.

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