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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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1980 DX
Discovered by 19.02.1980 by A. Mrkos on Klet observatory
MPC 34341 (2.04.1999)

Named for a village in southern Bohemia,south of České Budějovice. It was first mentioned as a site of a Slavonic fortified settlement above the Malše river in 981. The Gothic church of St. Vincent was built on this site. The region of Doudleby is known its lively traditional folk customs including carnivals.
Name suggested by J. Tichá and M. Tichý.