(29555) MACEK = 1998 DP
Discovered 1998 February 18 by M. Tichý and Z. Moravec at Kle.
 A partial anagram of the Czech word for microaccelerometer, MACEK was designed under the leadership of the Astronomical Institute of the Czech Academy of Sciences to measure extremely low levels of acceleration on board artificial satellites. Its performance has been proven aboard Space Shuttle STS-79.
 (MPC 50252 | 2003 November 9)


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