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(3097) Tacitus

Reference work entry

2011 P-L. Discovered 1960 Sept. 24 by C. J. van Houten and I. van Houten-Groeneveld at Palomar.

Named for the Roman historian who lived in the first century A.D. (M 11159)

Tacitus is also honored by a lunar crater.

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