(2568) Maksutov = 1980 GH
Discovered 1980 April 13 by Z. Vávrová at Kleť.
 Named in memory of Dmitrij Dmitrievich Maksutov (1896-1964), inventor of catadioptric meniscus optical systems. The observations of minor planets at the Kleť Observatory are made with a telescope of Maksutov design. Maksutov is also honored by a lunar crater.
 (MPC 7619 | 1983 January 28)

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