(766) Moguntia

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Discovered 1913 Sept. 29 by F. Kaiser at Heidelberg.

Named by the discoverer in honor of the city of Mainz (Latin name Moguntia), Germany. He was active for more than three years at the University as an instructor in astronomy and as the first who gave lectures within the natural sciences faculty. (H 77)

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