Lyudmila Karachkina

1948 - Today

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Lyudmila Georgievna Karachkina (Russian: Людмила Георгиевна Карачкина, born 3 September 1948, Rostov-on-Don) is an astronomer and discoverer of minor planets. In 1978 she began as a staff astronomer of the Institute for Theoretical Astronomy (ITA) at Leningrad. Her research at the Crimean Astrophysical Observatory (CrAO) then focused on astrometry and photometry of minor planets. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lyudmila Karachkina has received more than 39,972 page views. Her biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Lyudmila Karachkina is the 404th most popular astronomer (down from 401st in 2019), the 1,681st most popular biography from Russia (down from 1,631st in 2019) and the 9th most popular Russian Astronomer.

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Over the past year Lyudmila Karachkina has had the most page views in the with 5,253 views, followed by Russian (5,139), and Spanish (684). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Italian (200.00%), Armenian (83.03%), and Egyptian Arabic (42.33%)


Among astronomers, Lyudmila Karachkina ranks 404 out of 644Before her are Marguerite Laugier, Vladimir Kotelnikov, Paris Pişmiş, Richard Schorr, Harry Edwin Wood, and Paul W. Merrill. After her are Frank Elmore Ross, Ludwig Biermann, Elizabeth Roemer, Otto Heckmann, Hugo Gyldén, and Grigory Shajn.

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Among people born in 1948, Lyudmila Karachkina ranks 402Before her are Scott Fahlman, Sandra Brown, Toninho, Uschi Digard, Natalya Gundareva, and Chris Mulkey. After her are Eleonora Brown, Angela Sommer-Bodenburg, Mahmoud Hashemi Shahroudi, Alexander McCall Smith, Vinko Jelovac, and Oliver Shanti.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Lyudmila Karachkina ranks 1,681 out of 3,761Before her are Vladimir Tributs (1900), Boris Rybakov (1908), Hadiya Davletshina (1905), Vladimir Gusinsky (1952), Dmitry Grave (1863), and Boris Andreyev (1915). After her are Aleksei Losev (1893), Aleksei Arbuzov (1908), Veikko Karvonen (1926), Galina Volchek (1933), Alexander Serafimovich (1863), and Semyon Frank (1877).


Among astronomers born in Russia, Lyudmila Karachkina ranks 9Before her are Sergey Belyavsky (1883), Hermann von Struve (1854), Lyudmila Zhuravleva (1946), Igor Dmitriyevich Novikov (1935), Nikolai Aleksandrovich Kozyrev (1908), and Vladimir Kotelnikov (1908). After her are Aristarkh Belopolsky (1854), Benjamin Jekhowsky (1881), Alexander Voeikov (1842), Pelageya Shajn (1894), Karl Ludwig Littrow (1811), and Matvey Gusev (1826).