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(2663) Miltiades

Reference work entry

6561 P-L. Discovered 1960 Sept. 24 by C. J. van Houten and I. van Houten-Groeneveld at Palomar.

Named for the commander of the Athenian troops who conquered the Persian army in the battle near Marathon in 490 B.C. (M 16590)

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