(7319) Katterfeld

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1976 SA6. Discovered 1979 Sept. 24 by N. S. Chernykh at Nauchnyj.

Named in honor of Gennadij Nikolaevich Katterfeld (1927– ), geologist and planetologist in St. Petersburg, author of investigations on the earth, the moon, Mercury and Mars, as well as a specialist in the history of science and culture. (M 34625)

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