(2440) Educatio

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1978 VQ4. Discovered 1978 Nov. 7 by E. F. Helin and S. J. Bus at Palomar.

The Latin name of one of the most important human endeavors. The education of people on Earth is foremost to the industrialization of space. (M 7618)

Name proposed by M. Bush, of the World Space Foundation, which supports the Asteroid Project at Palomar.

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