--Orbital and physical data--
(See this page for definitions of quantities; source codes in brackets, see this link for full references; *A, *D, and *E indicate assumed, derived, and estimated values, respectively.)
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main belt asteroid
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-- (4541) Mizuno --discovery and notes:
Primary discovered 1989 Nov 01 from Toyota, Japan by K. Suzuki and T. Furuta. Alternate designation(s): 1989 AF, 1951 WX1, 1962 XD1, 1985 GF1. Linked to prediscovery observations from 1929 Nov 27. Permanent number assigned 1990 Jul 08.
Named 1996 Mar 05 for Yoshikane Mizuno (1954-) [MPC026762].
Companion discovered 2015 Feb 24 by D. Pray, P. Pravec, K. Hornoch, P. Kusnirak, J. Vrastil, H. Kucakova, Yu. N. Krugly, V. Shevchenko, R. Inasaridze, V. Ayvazian, J. Oey, W. Cooney, J. Gross, D. Terrell, I. Molotov, V. Reddy, D. Takir using lightcurve observations from Sugarloaf Mountain Observatory, South Deerfield, MA; Ondrejov Observatory; Blue Mountains Observatory. Leura, NSW; Sonoita Research Observatory, Sonoita, AZ; Kharkiv Observatory; Abastumani Observatory. Announced 2015 May 10 [P15c].
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by Wm. Robert Johnston.
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