(2402) Satpaev

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1979 OR13. Discovered 1979 July 31 by N. S. Chernykh at Nauchnyj.

Named in memory of Kanysh Imantaevich Satpaev (1899–1964), outstanding geologist. As president of the Academy of Sciences of the Kazakh SSR he contributed much to the development of astronomy in Kazakhstan. (M 8542)

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