(2198) Ceplecha

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1975 VF. Discovered 1975 Nov. 7 at the Harvard College Observatory at Harvard.

Named in honor of the Czechoslovak astronomer Zdeněk Ceplecha, well known for his work on meteors. His investigation of the Pribram meteorite represents the first time that an accurate orbit could be derived for such an object. (M 5285)

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