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Asteroid (85168) Albertacentenary

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The Canadian province of Alberta celebrated its centennial in 2005. Alberta was named after Princess Louise Caroline Alberta, fourth daughter of Queen Victoria.

Reference: MPC 53956

Name: 
Albertacentenary
Number: 
85168
Designation: 
1989 RC6
Disc. Date: 
1989-09-02
Discoverer: 
Lowe, A.
Disc. Place: 
Palomar