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(521) Brixia

Reference work entry

Discovered 1904 Jan. 10 by R. S. Dugan at Heidelberg.

This is the Latin name of Brescia, Italy, the native town of Prof. E. Bianchi, who computed the orbit. It was at his request his birthplace was honored. (H 56)

See the remark for planet  (497).

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