(3100) Zimmerman

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1977 EQ1. Discovered 1977 Mar. 13 by N. S. Chernykh at Nauchnyj.

Named in memory of Nikolaj Vladimirovich Zimmerman (1890–1942), head of the astrometric department of Pulkovo Observatory from 1938, and professor at Leningrad University from 1937, known for his work on astrometry and star catalogues. (M 12970)

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