JCPM Yakiimo Station

JCPM Yakiimo Station
Alternative namesYakiimo Station Edit this at Wikidata
Observatory code885 Edit this on Wikidata
LocationShimizu, Shimizu-ku, Japan Edit this at Wikidata
Coordinates34°58′N 138°28′E / 34.96°N 138.47°E / 34.96; 138.47Coordinates: 34°58′N 138°28′E / 34.96°N 138.47°E / 34.96; 138.47
JCPM Yakiimo Station is located in Japan
JCPM Yakiimo Station
Location of JCPM Yakiimo Station

The JCPM Yakiimo Station is an astronomical observatory station at Shimizu, Shizuoka prefecture, Japan.

It has the following observatory code: IAU-Observatory, Code 885.

It was at the JCPM Yakiimo Station that on November 23, 1990, Japanese astronomers Akira Natori and Takeshi Urata discovered the asteroid 6042 Cheshirecat.

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