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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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Vodička


44885
1999 VB
Discovered by 1.11.1999 by Tichá a Tichý on Klet observatory
MPC 111800 (25.09.2018)
https://ssd.jpl.nasa.gov/sbdb.cgi?sstr=44885;old=0;orb=1;cov=0;log=0;cad=0#orb

Karel Vodička (1880-1957) was a mathematician and physicist with a deep interest in astronomy, director of Jirsík High School (1925-1935). He founded the South Bohemian Astronomical Society (JAS) in 1928 and served as the first director of České Budějovice Observatory (1928-1942) built by JAS.