(1984) Fedynskij

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1926 TN. Discovered 1926 Oct. 10 by S. I. Belyavskij at Simeis.

Named in memory of Vsevolod Vladimirovich Fedynskij (1908–1978), an outstanding expert in reconnaissance geophysics, physics of the Earth and meteor astronomy, a capable organizer of scientific research, Vice President of IAU Commission 22 (1958–1964), and an honorary member and Vice President of the All-Union Astronomy and Geodesy Association. (M 5358)

Obituary published in Meteoritika, Vyp. 38, p. 157–158 (1979).

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