|Discovered by||August Kopff|
|Discovery date||October 8, 1906|
|Epoch August 18, 2005 (JDCT 2453600.5)|
612 Veronika is a minor planet orbiting the Sun. It was discovered on October 8, 1906 by August Kopff from Heidelberg. The reason for the name is unknown; asteroid etymologist Lutz D. Schmadel suspects that it may have been inspired by the letter code "VN" in its provisional designation, 1906 VN.
- Lutz D. Schmadel, Dictionary of Minor Planet Names, p.62.
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