Contents  on 1 September '07

Resources:

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Navigation tips: Use the << and >> arrows on the menus for each regular section (Observers, Risks, etc.) to move to the previous and next day's news for that section. Use the Index menu item to access specific days this year through a calendar interface. And use the all-up news archive to access news from any time since A/CC began in early 2002. To keep track of what's new each day, watch the Chronology section.

Minor-Object News  on 1 September '07

Minor-Object Science  on 1 September '07

NEOCP Activity  on 1 September '07

The MPC's NEO Confirmation Page is currently empty

The NEOCP is currently empty and hasn't been noted by Major News as active yet today (last checked at 2354 UTC).

New MPECs  on 1 September '07

Minor Planet Electronic Circulars

As of last check at 2354 UTC, there have been four MPECs issued today from the International Astronomical Union's Minor Planet Center in Cambridge, Massachusetts.


MPEC 2007-R04 - "21:43 UT" - Comet P/2007 N1 = 2000 P3 (McNaught)


MPEC 2007-R03 - "20:23 UT" - 2004 PF115, 2004 PG115, 2004 XA192, 2005 QU182


MPEC 2007-R02 - "18:49 UT" - 2003 UY413, 2003 UZ413, 2004 NT33, 2005 CA79, 2005 CB79, 2005 UQ513


<< DOU on 1 Sept. '07 >>  MPEC 2007-R01 - "06:07 UT" - Daily Orbit Update

Observers  on 1 September '07

Eleven observing facilities appear in today's MPECs.

CodeObserver / observatory
413(program code "(" via Australian Natl. Univ. 1m telescope in New South Wales, 1 in MPEC 2007-R01 -- 2007 PR9
807Cerro Tololo Inter-American Obs. in Chile, 1 in MPEC 2007-R02 -- 2003 UY413
372Geisei Obs. in Japan, 1 in MPEC 2007-R04 -- 2007 N1
240Herrenberg Obs. in Germany, 1 in MPEC 2007-R01 -- 53426
585Kiev Comet Station in the Ukraine, 1 in MPEC 2007-R04 -- 2007 N1
699LONEOS in Arizona, 1 in MPEC 2007-R04 -- 2000 P3
675Mt. Palomar in southern California, 1 in MPEC 2007-R03 -- 2004 PG115
644NEAT's Mt. Palomar telescope in southern California, 11 in MPECs 2007-R01, 2007-R02 & 2007-R03 -- 2007 KN4, 2005 UQ513, 2005 QU182, 2005 CB79, 2005 CA79, 2004 XA192, 2004 PG115, 2004 PF115, 2004 NT33, 2003 UZ413, 2003 UY413
608NEAT's USAF Haleakala telescope in Hawaii, 1 in MPEC 2007-R04 -- 2000 P3
473Remanzacco Obs. in Italy, 1 in MPEC 2007-R01 -- 2007 DA41
D21Shenton Park Obs., 2 in MPEC 2007-R01 -- 2007 PP6, 2007 PH25

Impact Risk Monitoring  on 1 September '07

At last check (NEODyS and JPL at 2354 UTC) there was no risk monitoring news to report yet today. See the CRT for activity in the last month.

Chronology  on 1 September '07

Times are UTC for when the items were noted or added by Major News.

2302Grabbed MPEC 2007-R04 - Comet P/2007 N1 = 2000 P3 (McNaught) - see above
2129Grabbed MPEC 2007-R03 - 2004 PF115, 2004 PG115, 2004 XA192, 2005 QU182 - see above
2115Added A/CC news report, "Bits & pieces"
Added link to news story, "First Impressions" - see above
Added link to news story, "Meteorite doorstop excites Western Canadian scientists" - see above
Added link to news story, "2007 Aurigid Shower" - see above
Added link to news story, "Alpha-Aurigids 2007" - see above
Added link to news story, "2007 Aurigids" - see above
1914Grabbed MPEC 2007-R02 - 2003 UY413, 2003 UZ413, 2004 NT33, 2005 CA79, 2005 CB79, 2005 UQ513 - see above
1404Added MOS paper, "Near Infrared Spectra of Centaurs and Kuiper Belt Objects" - see above
Added link to news story, "Cosmic Cockroaches" - see above
1229Grabbed MPEC 2007-R01 - Daily Orbit Update - see above