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(700) Auravictrix

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Discovered 1910 June 5 by J. Helffrich at Heidelberg.

This planet is named in memory of the trips of the Schutte-Lanz Zeppelin No. 1. It is a Latin word meaning “victory against the wind”. The first flights were performed in the years 1911 and 1912. (H 71)

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