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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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Schöninger


68779
2002 FA3
Discovered by 19.03.2002 by KLENOT on Klet observatory
MPC 56962 (13.06.2006)
https://ssd.jpl.nasa.gov/sbdb.cgi?sstr=68779;old=0;orb=1;cov=0;log=0;cad=0#orb

1.06-m KLENOT telescope discovery

Schöninger is the name used for Klet mountain from the seventeenth to the nineteenth centuries. Appearing on many historical maps, the name comes from the German and means a place with a beautiful view. In the popularized form Šenýgl, the name is still used locally.