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(491) Carina

Reference work entry

Discovered 1902 Sept. 3 by M. F. Wolf at Heidelberg.

Any reference of this name to a person or occurrence is unknown.

Named by Premierlieutenant Th. Lassen, Odense, Denmark, who computed an orbit for this planet (AN162, 63 (1903)).

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