(2207) Antenor

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1977 QH1. Discovered 1977 Aug. 19 by N. S. Chernykh at Nauchnyj.

This Trojan planet is named for the Trojan hero and sage who called for peace with the Greeks. He advised the citizens of Troy to put an end to the war by returning the kidnapped Helena to her husband Menelaus {see planets  (101) and  (1647)}. (M 5849)

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