(4962) Vecherka

Reference work entry

1973 TP. Discovered 1973 Oct. 1 by T. M. Smirnova at Nauchnyj.

Named for the popular St. Petersburg evening newspaper Vechernij Petersburg. The newspaper regularly publishes astronomical information and articles popularizing astronomical knowledge. (M 31023)

Name proposed by the Institute of Theoretical Astronomy (ITA).

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