(24662) Gryll = 1988 GS
Discovered 1988 April 14 by A. Mrkos at Kleť.
 Matyáš Gryll of Gryllov (1551-1611), a professor at Prague University, took a particular interest in comets. In 1578 he published a survey of comets discovered until 1577, although he considered the comets to be miraculous signs from God. The name was suggested by J. Tichá.
 (MPC 46012 | 2002 June 24)


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