(3653) Klimishin

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1979 HF5. Discovered 1979 Apr. 25 by N. S. Chernykh at Nauchnyj.

Named in honor of Ivan Antonovich Klimishin, professor of astronomy at the Ivano-Frankovsk Pedagogical Institute. Prominent in the field of cosmic hydrodynamics, Klimishin is also an expert on the history of astronomy and is the author of some popular astronomical books. (M 22498)

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