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Zink


16742
1996 ON
Discovered by 21.07.1996 by on Klet observatory
MPC 92389-92390 (3.02.2015)
https://ssd.jpl.nasa.gov/sbdb.cgi?sstr=16742;old=0;orb=1;cov=0;log=0;cad=0#orb

Johann Josef Zink (1842–1920) was a publisher who issued postcards and guides in South Bohemia. Interested in astronomy, he was a prolific amateur who drew planets and comets. His astronomical instruments and diaries were placed at the České Budějovice Observatory in 1937.