(1282) Utopia

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1933 QM1. Discovered 1933 Aug. 17 by C. Jackson at Johannesburg.

Named for that imaginary country, a place of ideal perfection especially in laws, government, and social conditions. It was described 1516 by the English statesman and author Sir Thomas More (1478–1535). (H 117)

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