(6596) Bittner = 1987 VC1
Discovered 1987 November 15 by A. Mrkos at Kle.
 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)


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