(1558) Järnefelt

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1942 BD. Discovered 1942 Jan. 20 by L. Oterma at Turku.

Named in honor of Gustaf J. Järnefelt, director of the Helsinki Observatory from 1945 to 1969, who has worked on relativity theory and has published extensive catalogues of observations of artificial satellites. (M 3930)

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