1978 TL4. Discovered 1978 Oct. 4 by T. M. Smirnova at Nauchnyj.
Vitalij Nikitich Ignatenko (1941– ), Russian journalist and film script-writer, is the general director of the largest Russian news agency, ITAR-TASS. From 1986 to 1990 he was editor-in-chief of the popular international magazine New Times. (M 41567)
The name was suggested by V. Fortov.