(1459) Magnya

Reference work entry

1937 VA. Discovered 1937 Nov. 4 by G. N. Neujmin at Simeis. Independently discovered 1937 Nov. 6 by A. Patry at Nice.

The word, translated from Latin to Russian, means “clear, bright, wonderful”. (N. Solovaya; N. S. Chernykh)

Name suggested by A. Patry who computed a first orbit.

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