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(1583) Antilochus

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1950 SA. Discovered 1950 Sept. 19 by S. Arend at Uccle.

The discoverer has assigned to this Trojan the name Antilochus, who was the youngest son of Nestor, intimate friend of Achilles {see planets  (659) and  (588)}, and commander of the Pylians in the Trojan war. (M 770)

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