(213771) Johndee = 2003 DE13
Discovered 2003 February 27 by KLENOT at Kleť.
 John Dee (1527–1608), English mathematician, astronomer, navigation expert, the author of Mathematical Preface to Euclid’s Elements, was also interested in alchemy and hermetic philosophy. Dee served as a consultant to Queen Elizabeth I and from 1586 to 1589 he worked at the court of the Rosenbergs in South Bohemia.
 (MPC 77509 | 2011 December 10)


[orbit] [search]

(c) 2001-2011, Observatoř Kleť, České Budějovice