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(7204) Ondřejov

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1995 GH. Discovered 1995 Apr. 3 by P. Pravec at Ondřejov.

Named for the village, 35 km to the southeast of Prague, where the oldest active astronomical observatory in the Czech Republic is located. The Ondřejov Observatory was founded in 1898, and it merged into the Astronomical Institute in 1953. The observatory also belongs to the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic. This is the first numbered minor planet to be discovered from the Ondřejov Observatory. (M 29149)

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