(5417) Solovaya = 1981 QT
Discovered 1981 August 24 by L. Bro×ek at KleŁ.
 Named in honor of Nina A. Solovaya (b. 1940), an astronomer in the celestial mechanics department of the Sternberg State Astronomical Institute in Moscow. Her general field of work involves analytical and qualitative methods of celestial mechanics, especially the three-body problem. She has applied the results to triple-star systems, to planetary satellites and to minor planets in the outer part of the main belt. Name proposed by the KleŁ Observatory following a suggestion by E. M. Pittich.
 (MPC 29145 | 1997 February 22)


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