9622 Terryjones

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9622 Terryjones is an asteroid in the main belt between Mars and Jupiter.


Terryjones is named after British comedian Terry Jones. The asteroid is one of many main belt asteroids named after famous personalities. It is the sixth in a series of six asteroids carrying the names of members of the Monty Python comedy troupe:


Terryjones was discovered on 21 March 1993, at the European Southern Observatory during the Uppsala-ESO Survey of Asteroids and Comets (UESAC). Its provisional designation was 1993 FV26.

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