(3113) Chizhevskij

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1978 RO. Discovered 1978 Sept. 1 by N. S. Chernykh at Nauchnyj.

Named in honor of Aleksandr Leonidovich Chizhevskij (1897–1964), Soviet biologist and one of the founders of heliobiology, who discovered the dependence of many phenomena of the biosphere and atmosphere upon the solar cycle. (M 12970)

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