(1801) Titicaca

Reference work entry

1952 SP1. Discovered 1952 Sept. 23 by M. Itzigsohn at La Plata.

Named for the large lake, at 3800 meters the highest in the world, that forms part of the border between Peru and Bolivia. (M 6832)

Name proposed by F. Pilcher.

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