Discovered 1993 Mar. 21 at the European Southern Observatory in the course of the Uppsala-ESO Survey of Asteroids and Comets.
In the small parish of Grötlingbo on southern Gotland there is a well-preserved farm, Kattlunds, from the Middle Ages. Its first known owner from 1412 was Botulf Kattlund.
Asteroids discovered by Uppsala astronomersJohan Warell