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Saguaro


159814
2003 SS217
Discovered by 27.09.2003 by on Klet observatory
MPC 88407 (14.05.2014)
https://ssd.jpl.nasa.gov/sbdb.cgi?sstr=159814;old=0;orb=1;cov=0;log=0;cad=0#orb

1.06-m KLENOT Telescope discovery

The Saguaro National Park located in a desert landscape to the east and west of Tucson protects the majestic giant saguaro (Carnegiea gigantea) as well as other cacti. The giant saguaro is the supreme symbol of the American Southwest.