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(3920) Aubignan

Reference work entry

1948 WF. Discovered 1948 Nov. 28 by S. Arend at Uccle.

Named for the small village in the French Provence, at the foot of the Mont Ventoux, where the discoverer regularly spent his holidays in the home of his youngest son Noel {see planet  (1563)}, who proposed this name. (M 25976)

Name endorsed by P. Páquet.

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