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Castalia A solar system near-Earth asteroid (No. 4769), measuring 1.8 × 0.8 km; approximate mass 1011 kg; orbital period 0.41 years. It is a double-lobed object, each lobe about 0.75 km in diameter.

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Castalia

Castalia (kăstā´lyə), in Greek mythology, spring on Mt. Parnassós. Named for a nymph, it was sacred to the Muses and was said to give poetic inspiration to those who bathed in it.

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Castalia a spring on Mount Parnassus, sacred in antiquity to Apollo and the Muses.

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