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(4884) Bragaria

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1979 OK15. Discovered 1979 July 21 by N. S. Chernykh at Nauchnyj.

Named in honor of Luka Fedorovich Bragar’ (1938– ), a senior lecturer on the staff of Tiraspol Pedagogical Institute (Moldova), known for his contribution to the rotational dynamics of minor planets and as a splendid educator and popularizer of astronomical knowledge. (M 32345)

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