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(4724) Brocken

Reference work entry

1961 BC. Discovered 1961 Jan. 18 by C. Hoffmeister and J. Schubart at Tautenburg.

Named for the highest summit in the Harz Mountains that offers a wide view on a large part of northern Germany. (M 18144)

Name proposed by the second discoverer, following a suggestion of F. Börngen.

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