(2084) Okayama

Reference work entry

1935 CK. Discovered 1935 Feb. 7 by S. Arend at Uccle.

Named for the station of the Tokyo Astronomical Observatory at which the Japanese 1.9-m reflector is located. (M 8151)

Name proposed by the discoverer, following a suggestion by K. Tomita, who made an accidental discovery of this object as 1965 HA.

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