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1942 DA. Discovered 1942 Feb. 17 by L. Oterma at Turku.

Named for the 2.56-m Nordic Optical Telescope, erected on La Palma. The optics were made in Y. Väisälä’s tunnel laboratory at Tuorla, University of Turku, in a project led by Tapio Korhonen, a student of Väisälä {see planets  (2988) and  (1573)}. (M 18449)

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