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(7132) Casulli

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1993 SE. Discovered 1993 Sept. 17 at the Santa Lucia Observatory at Stroncone.

Named in honor of Silvano Casulli (1944– ), who was the first amateur astronomer in the world to obtain precise astrometric positions of minor planets using a CCD camera. He lives and works near Rome, and his great enthusiasm played a significant role in organizing the amateur astrometrists in Italy. (M 30800)

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