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(765) Mattiaca

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Discovered 1913 Sept. 26 by F. Kaiser at Heidelberg.

Named by the discoverer for his home town. Mattiacum was the Latin name for the city of Wiesbaden, Germany. (H 77)

The city of Wiesbaden was also honored by the discoverer with planet  (717) Wisibada.

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