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(3221) Changshi

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1981 XF2. Discovered 1981 Dec. 2 at the Purple Mountain Observatory at Nanking.

Named for a bright pearl city in the lower reaches of the Yangtze river in China, with charming natural scenery and a cultural history dating back for more than 3000 years. It is famed for its abundant products and enjoys another name — the ‘land rich in rice and fish’. (M 25229)

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