(6801) Střekov = 1995 UM1  (St\v{r}ekov in TeX)
Discovered 1995 October 22 by Z. Moravec at Kleť.
 Named for a castle situated near the town Ústí nad Labem in northern Bohemia. The castle, founded in 1318, towers above the river Labe on a steep rock 100-m high and dominates the town. Thanks to its advantageous position, the castle was never conquered. Střekov is also the name of a district in the town, the discoverer's birthplace.
 (MPC 26933 - 1996 April 4, errata MPC 34089 - 1999 April 2 | 1996 April 4)

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