(2929) Harris

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1982 BK1. Discovered 1982 Jan. 24 by E. Bowell at Anderson Mesa.

Named in honor of Alan W. Harris, planetary scientist at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, whose research has included studies of the origin of the solar system and the dynamics of planetary satellites and ring systems. In recent years he has become the most prolific observer of minor-planet rotational lightcurves. (M 8406)

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