(15) Eunomia

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Discovered 1851 July 29 by A. de Gasparis at Naples.

Named for one of the Hours, personification of order and the law. The others are Irene and Dike {see planets  (14) and  (99)}. (H 3)

The symbol used for Eunomia in ancient times Open image in new window was a heart, surmounted with a star.

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