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Asteroid (7124) Glinos

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Named in honour of Canadian amateur astronomer Tom Glinos (b. 1960-02-12 in London, Canada), who has contributed observations in several fields for almost a quarter of a century. In 2000, Glinos donated a high-quality equatorial telescope mount to the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada, London Centre, a group with which he has been long active and of which he was President in 1983.
Name proposed and official citation prepared by David H. Levy.

Orbit type: Main Belt Asteroid 

Reference: MPC 42356

Name: 
Glinos
Number: 
7124
Designation: 
1990 OJ4
Disc. Date: 
1990-07-24
Discoverer: 
Holt, H.E.
Disc. Place: 
Palomar