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(690) Wratislavia

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Discovered 1909 Oct. 16 by J. H. Metcalf at Taunton.

Named for the (then German) city of Breslau in the province of Silesia {see planet  (257)}. Wratislavia is the Latin form of the name. (H 70)

Named (AN 186, 223 (1910)) on the occasion of the meeting of the Astronomische Gesellschaft in Breslau in 1910.

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