(6031) Ryokan

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( 6031 ) Ryokan is one of the main asteroid belt, which by Japanese astronomers Hiroki Kosai and Kiichiro Furukawa at the Kiso Observatory (IAU code 381 ) was discovered in Kiso January 26, 1982.

The asteroid was named after the Buddhist monk Zen Ryokan (1758-1831) named the in the fields of poetry and calligraphy became famous under the pseudonym Taigu.

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