(3340) Yinhai

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1979 TK. Discovered 1979 Oct. 12 at the Purple Mountain Observatory at Nanking.

Named for a beautiful city located on Hailing Island in the South China Sea, famous for its scenery. It is a tourist attraction with a pretty beach and known as the ‘eastern Hawaii’. (M 25229)

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