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Searching database of minor planet names

The catalog of asteroids discovered at Klet can be searched in two ways. In the first one, pick a starting letter of asteroid's name from the listed alphabet. In the second way, start writing an expression to search (diacritics is allowed), and after at least three letters are typed, the results are automatically listed. The search can also be performed only on asteroid names, catalogue numbers, date of discovery or names of the discoverers.

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Petrjakeš


10170
1995 DA1
Discovered by 22.02.1995 by M. Tichý a Z. Moravec on Klet observatory
MPC 34632 (4.05.1999)
Petrjakeš
https://ssd.jpl.nasa.gov/sbdb.cgi?sstr=10170;old=0;orb=1;cov=0;log=0;cad=0#orb

Named in honor of Petr Jakeš (b. 1940), Czech geologist, geochemist and lecturer at Charles University. He was a member of the team that made a preliminary analysis of the lunar rocks returned by Apollo 14 and 15. He also studied meteorites and has searched for them in desert regions. Name endorsed by J. Tichá.

Petrjakeš