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Asteroid (2154) Underhill

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Discovered by C. J. van Houten and I. van Houten-Groeneveld. Named in honour of Anne B. Underhill, a well-known astrophysicist and an expert in the field of the structure of early-type stars.

Dr. Underhill was nominated as an honorary member of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada on 1996-03-23.

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Reference: MPC 7471

Name: 
Underhill
Number: 
2154
Designation: 
2015 P-L
Disc. Date: 
1960-09-24
Discoverer: 
van Houten, C.J.
Disc. Place: 
Palomar