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Asteroid (14146) Hughmaclean

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Hugh Noel Alexander Maclean (1915-2003) was an amateur astronomer in St. Catharines, Ontario, who helped found the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada, Niagara Centre, in 1960. President of the Niagara Centre during 1966-1968 and 1978-1979, he inspired a generation of young members. He was employed as a shipping foreman.
Name proposed and citation prepared by Peter Jedicke and Robert Jedicke.

Orbit type: Main Belt Asteroid 

Ref: MPC 49099

 

Name: 
Hughmaclean
Number: 
14146
Designation: 
1998 SP42
Disc. Date: 
1998-09-28
Discoverer: 
Spacewatch
Disc. Place: 
Kitt Peak