(572) Rebekka

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Discovered 1905 Sept. 19 by P. Götz at Heidelberg.

Named by the discoverer for a “Heidelberger Bürgerstochter” as he stated to I. van Houten-Groeneveld. (I. van Houten-Groeneveld)

The naming might be influenced by the two letters of the provisional designation 1905 RB. See also the remarks to planet  (579).

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