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(9236) Obermair

Reference work entry

1997 EV32. Discovered 1997 Mar. 12 by E. Meyer at Linz.

Named in honor of the Austrian amateur astronomer Erwin Obermair (1946– ), who, together with the discoverer, is co-owner of the private observatory in Davidschlag, near Linz {see, respectively, planets  (9097) and  (1469)}. A technician by profession, Obermair is also a well-known astrophotographer and popularizer of astronomy. (M 34629)

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