(2471) Ultrajectum

Reference work entry

6545 P-L. Discovered 1960 Sept. 24 by C. J. van Houten and I. van Houten-Groeneveld at Palomar.

Named in honor of the University Observatory at Utrecht, best known for its work on solar physics. Ultrajectum was the Roman name for Utrecht. (M 8799)

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