(2120) Tyumenia

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1967 RM. Discovered 1967 Sept. 9 by T. M. Smirnova at Nauchnyj.

Named for the Tyumen’ district of the {former} R.S.F.S.R., the center of the west Siberian oil-gas basin that has become in recent years the main source of power in the U.S.S.R. (M 5283)

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