(4539) Miyagino

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1988 VU1. Discovered 1988 Nov. 8 by M. Koishikawa at Sendai.

Named for the eastern part of the city of Sendai {see planet  (3133)}, known as “Miyagino” since the seventh century. This area, where the Sendai International Port is located, sustains industry and agriculture. (M 19697)

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