(605) Juvisia

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Discovered 1906 Aug. 27 by M. F. Wolf at Heidelberg.

Named for the city of Juvisy-sur-Orge in the department of Essonne, near Paris, France, where the French astronomer Camille Flammarion {see planet  (1021)} had his observatory. He lived there between 1882 and 1925. (H 64)

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