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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.
Discovered by 1.04.2002 by KLENOT on Klet observatory
MPC 67762 (2.12.2009)
1.06-m KLENOT Telescope discovery
David ben Solomon Gans (1541-1613) was a Jewish chronicler, mathematician, geographer and astronomer. Born in Germany, he moved to Prague in 1564, where he became a student of Rabbi Loew and came into contact with Johannes Kepler and Tycho Brahe. He is best known for his works Tzemach David and Nechmad ve-Naim.