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(1684) Iguassú

Reference work entry

1951 QE. Discovered 1951 Aug. 23 by M. Itzigsohn at La Plata.

Named for the large waterfall 60 meters high and more than 1 km wide on a river of the same name. The Iguassú river forms part of the boundary between Argentina and Brazil. (M 6832)

Name proposed by F. Pilcher.

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