(3043) San Diego

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1982 SA. Discovered 1982 Sept. 20 by E. F. Helin at Palomar.

Named as a celestial tribute to the city of San Diego in appreciation of the city’s responsiveness and cooperation in the campaign to restore dark skies for astronomers probing the universe. (M 8914)

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