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Stonařov


61208
2000 OD8
Discovered by 30.07.2000 by J. Tichá a M. Tichý on Klet observatory
MPC 59924 (1.06.2007)
https://ssd.jpl.nasa.gov/sbdb.cgi?sstr=61208;old=0;orb=1;cov=0;log=0;cad=0#orb

Stonařov (in German Stannern) is a small town in Moravia where a meteorite fell on 1808 May 22. It was a eucrite, a classification believed to be associated with (4) Vesta. This naming recognizes the 200th anniversary of both the meteorite fall and the discovery of Vesta on 1807 Mar. 29.