Asteroid 5316, Filatov, was discovered on October 21, 1982 by Lyudmila G. Karachkina at Nauchnyj, Ukraine. It has a period of 5 years, 225 days and is about 28 2/5 miles in diameter.

It was named for Russian ophthalmologist and eye surgeon Vladimir Filatov (1875-1956).

Vladimir Filatov

Astrologically, asteroid Filatov seems to indicate eye problems, eye surgery (Mireille Leblanc); trouble seeing, attempts to rectify vision problems.

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