Contents  on 9 July '08


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Radar Astrometry  on 9 July '08

Radar observation of one object

The JPL Solar System Dynamics Group Radar Astrometry database has added the following small-body radar observing work:

Data addition noted at 2358 UTC when the database was dated 9 July

NEOCP Activity  on 9 July '08

The MPC's NEO Confirmation Page has 1 listing: 1 updated

When last checked at 2357 UTC today, the Minor Planet Center's NEO discovery Confirmation Page (NEOCP) had one updated listing. This was a "one nighter."

New MPECs  on 9 July '08

Minor Planet Electronic Circulars

There was one MPEC issued this day from the International Astronomical Union's Minor Planet Center in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

<< DOU on 9 July '08 >>  MPEC 2008-N22 - "06:08 UT" - Daily Orbit Update

Observers  on 9 July '08

Eight observing facilities appeared in this day's MPEC.

CodeObserver / observatory
251Arecibo in Puerto Rico, 2 in radar -- 2008 BT18, 90403
H55Astronomical Research Obs. (ARO) in Illinois, 6 in MPEC 2008-N22 -- 2008 NU, 2008 NB, 2008 MR1, 2008 LW8, 2002 XH4, 153315
J27El Guijo Obs. in Spain, 1 in MPEC 2008-N22 -- 11398
J95Great Shefford Obs. in England, 1 in MPEC 2008-N22 -- 2008 NX
E17Leura Obs. in New South Wales, 1 in MPEC 2008-N22 -- 2002 WP11
557Ondrejov Obs. in the Czech Republic, 1 in MPEC 2008-N22 -- 35107
H45Petit Jean Mtn. South Obs. (PJMSO) in Arkansas, 10 in MPEC 2008-N22 -- 2008 JR26, 2008 HS3, 2007 LL, 2005 TU45, 2005 NB7, 2003 OB4, 2001 XW266, 2000 UT16, 2000 MU1, 11398
F85Tiki Obs. in Tahiti, 1 in MPEC 2008-N22 -- 2008 NA
For a list of all participating observatories that have Web addresses, see A/CC's Observatory Links page.

Impact Risk Monitoring  on 9 July '08

There was no risk monitoring news to report on this day.

Chronology  on 9 July '08

Times are UTC for when items were noted or added by The Tracking News.

2358Noted Radar Astrometry database addition - see above
1445Grabbed MPEC 2008-N22 - Daily Orbit Update - see above