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(104) Klymene

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Discovered 1868 Sept. 13 by J. C. Watson at Ann Arbor.

There are about ten mythological characters by this name. In the Iliad Clymene is a female servant of Helen {see planet  (101)}, who accompanied her mistress when Paris {see planet  (3317)} abducted her. Clymene is also known as the daughter of Oceanus and Tethys and mother of Epimetheus and Prometheus {see planets  (1810) and  (1809)}. (Z 65)

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