Discovered 1978 Sept. 2 by C.-I. Lagerkvist at the European Southern Observatory.
The church in the small parish of Lokrume, on the Swedish island of Gotland, was inaugurated in 1277. The remains of one of the oldest medieval estates on the island are still visible in the village. Nearby is a meadow, typical of the island.
Asteroids discovered by Uppsala astronomersJohan Lagerros