Masayuki Yanai

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

Masayuki Yanai (箭内 政之 Yanai Masayuki?, born 1959) is a Japanese astronomer.[1] He is a prolific discoverer of asteroids.

Asteroids discovered: 27
3867 Shiretoko[1] April 16, 1988
3915 Fukushima [1] August 15, 1988
4263 Abashiri [1] September 7, 1989
4557 Mika [1] December 14, 1987
4771 Hayashi [1] September 7, 1989
5121 Numazawa [1] January 15, 1989
5174 Okugi [1] April 16, 1988
5374 Hokutosei [1] January 4, 1989
6562 Takoyaki [1] November 9, 1991
6707 Shigeru [1] November 13, 1988
7828 Noriyositosi [1] September 28, 1992
8182 Akita [1] October 1, 1992
10117 Tanikawa [1] October 1, 1992
11280 Sakurai [1] October 9, 1989
11494 Hibiki [1] November 2, 1988
11546 Miyoshimachi [1] October 28, 1992
12746 Yumeginga [1] November 16, 1992
13561 Kudogou [1] September 23, 1992
13564 Kodomomiraikan [1] October 19, 1992
(14441) 1992 SJ [1] September 21, 1992
14443 Sekinenomatsu [1] October 1, 1992
(14901) 1992 SH [1] September 21, 1992
17516 Kogayukihito [1] October 28, 1992
(22346) 1992 SY12 [1] September 28, 1992
(23465) 1989 UA1 [1] October 24, 1989
(24757) 1992 VN [1] November 1, 1992
(35143) 1992 UF1 [1] October 19, 1992
  1. 1 with Kazuo Watanabe

References[edit]

  1. ^ Dictionary of minor planet names Dictionary of minor planet names - Page 365 Lutz D. Schmadel - 2003 - Page 365