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Asteroid (14274) Landstreet

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John Darlington Landstreet (1940- ) is on the faculty at the University of Western Ontario. He helped discover magnetic fields in white dwarf stars and developed Balmer-line polarimetry for detection of magnetic fields in middle-main sequence stars.
Name proposed and citation prepared by Peter Jedicke and Robert Jedicke.

Orbit type: Main Belt Asteroid 

Reference: MPC 49099

Name: 
Landstreet
Number: 
14274
Designation: 
2000 BL21
Disc. Date: 
2000-01-29
Discoverer: 
Spacewatch
Disc. Place: 
Kitt Peak