46610 Bésixdouze

This minor planet is named after the asteroid B-612, the fictitious home world of the protagonist of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry's The Little Prince. This name was chosen because the number 46610 is represented in hexadecimal notation as B612. The tiny asteroid was described as being as big as a house, with two active volcanoes and one dormant volcano on it. Along with the Little Prince, it was also the home of a rose that he loved.

The symbol of this asteroid is a simple representation of its namesake asteroid. It is a circle with an equilateral triangle resting on the bottom, left, and right sides, representing the three volcanoes, and a short vertical line with a tiny circle at the top, representing the rose.

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