n MNASSA : Monthly Notes of the Astronomical Society of South Africa - How the Easterbunny became a Dwarf : news notes
|Article Title||How the Easterbunny became a Dwarf : news notes|
|© Publisher:||Astronomical Society of Southern Africa (ASSA)|
|Journal||MNASSA : Monthly Notes of the Astronomical Society of South Africa|
|Publication Date||Aug 2008|
Because of its discovery only three days after Easter 2005 (on 31 March 2005), Kuiper Belt object (136472) 2005 FY9 was originally codenamed "Easterbunny" by its Caltech discovery team. On the same day as Eris, its discovery was announced on 29 July 2005.
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