(1257) Móra

Reference work entry

1932 PE. Discovered 1932 Aug. 8 by K. Reinmuth at Heidelberg.

Named in honor of the Hungarian astronomer Károly Móra (1899–1938). (H 116; I. van Houten-Groeneveld)

The number and name of this planet were later used for another object in a rather unusual manner — see the citation for planet  (2517).

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