(5900) Jensen

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1986 TL. Discovered 1986 Oct. 3 by P. Jensen and K. Augustesen and H. J. Fogh Olsen at Brorfelde.

Named in honor of Poul B. Jensen, who served in the Meridian Circle Department at the Brorfelde Observatory for 35 years, and his wife, Bodil Jensen. During the past ten years Poul also took part in the minor planet program carried out with the Schmidt telescope. (M 23793)

Name proposed by K. Augustesen and H. J. Fogh Olsen.

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