(5935) Ostankino

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1977 EF1. Discovered 1977 Mar. 13 by N. S. Chernykh at Nauchnyj.

Named for a district of Moscow that included the village Ostankino, the eighteenth-century county seat of the counts Sheremetev. Among places of interest there are a county-house museum, television tower and center, and the Memorial Museum of Cosmonautics. (M 30098)

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