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(2638) Gadolin

Reference work entry

1939 SG. Discovered 1939 Sept. 19 by Y. Väisälä at Turku.

Named for Jacob Gadolin (1719–1802), the first astronomer at the Academia Aboensis, and Johan Gadolin (1760–1852), the ‘Father of Finnish Chemistry’. (M 7947)

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