(696) Leonora

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Discovered 1910 Jan. 10 by J. H. Metcalf at Taunton.

Named by Arthur Snow of the Nautical Almanac Office, Washington, D.C., who computed the orbit for this planet, in honor of his wife, Mary Leonora Snow. (Astron. J., Vol. 27, p. 16 (1911))

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