(3746) Heyuan

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1964 TC1. Discovered 1964 Oct. 8 at the Purple Mountain Observatory at Nanking.

The city of Heyuan is located in the Chinese northeastern province of Guangdong {see planet  (2185)}. Its Evergreen Lake is very famous, and the wealth of fossil dinosaur eggs discovered in Heyuan in 1996 has important scientific value. (M 40700)

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