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(478) Tergeste

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Discovered 1901 Sept. 21 by L. Carnera at Heidelberg.

This is the ancient name of Trieste, the city at the northeast of the Adriatic sea. Luigi Carnera (1875–1962) was born in Trieste. (P. Sicoli)

Named by the discoverer (Mem. Soc. Spettrosc. Ital., Vol. 32, p. 164 (1903).

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