|(6596)||Bittner = 1987 VC1|
Discovered 1987 November 15 by A. Mrkos at Kleť.
|Adam Bittner (1777-1844), the fifth director of the Klementinum observatory in Prague, introduced a timeball in Prague that fell daily at noon. The name was suggested by J. Tichá and M. Šolc.|
|(MPC 42355 | 2001 March 9)|