(1213) Algeria

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1931 XD. Discovered 1931 Dec. 5 by G. Reiss at Algiers. Independently discovered 1931 Dec. 8 by G. Van Biesbroeck at Williams Bay.

Named for the country in North Africa and its capital city Algiers in which this planet was discovered. (H 112)

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