Asteroid 4693, Drummond, was discovered on November 28, 1983 by Edward Bowell at Lowell Observatory near Flagstaff, Arizona. It has a period of 3 years, 162 days.

It was named for astronomer Jack D. Drummond, a specialist in meteors, comets and asteroids.

Jack Drummond

Henk Middleraad links asteroid Drummond to energy, vitamins. It may also have to do with what its name suggests: drums, drumming, or drumming out.

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