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(225) Henrietta

Reference work entry

Discovered 1882 Apr. 19 by J. Palisa at Vienna.

Named in honor of the wife of the French astronomer Pierre J. C. Janssen (1824–1907), pioneer of solar spectroscopy and director of the Meudon Observatory. (H27)

Named (BAJ Circ., No. 213 (1883)) by P. J. C. Janssen.

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