159215 Apan

This minor planet is named after Associazione Provinciale Astrofili Novaresi, an amateur astronomy organization based in Novara, Italy. They operate the Suno Observatory, in which this minor planet was discovered.

The symbol of this minor planet is based on the organization's logo, which depicts a telescope with orbits drawn behind it. The symbol is Telescopium, with arcs of a small and large circle on the top part of it.

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