(1807) Slovakia

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1971 QA. Discovered 1971 Aug. 20 by M. Antal at Skalnaté Pleso.

Named in honor of one of the two socialistic republics of Czechoslovakia {see planet  (2315)}, the country in which the discoverer’s observatory is situated. (M 3508)

The Slovak Republic now is an independent state.

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