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NEOCP Activity  on 15 July '08

The MPC's NEO Confirmation Page is currently empty

The NEOCP is currently empty. There were three listings noted earlier today.

New MPECs  on 15 July '08

Minor Planet Electronic Circulars

As of last check at 2357 UTC, there have been twelve MPECs issued today from the International Astronomical Union's Minor Planet Center in Cambridge, Massachusetts.


MPEC 2008-N48 - "23:27 UT" - 2008 NQ3


MPEC 2008-N47 - "23:20 UT" - 2008 NP3


MPEC 2008-N46 - "23:17 UT" - 2008 NO3


MPEC 2008-N45 - "17:56 UT" - Observations of Comets


MPEC 2008-N44 - "17:14 UT" - Comet C/2008 N1 (Holmes)


MPEC 2008-N43 - "16:48 UT" - Comet P/2008 L2 (Hill)


MPEC 2008-N42 - "16:43 UT" - Comet C/2008 J6 (Hill)


MPEC 2008-N41 - "16:37 UT" - Comet C/2008 J5 (Garradd)


MPEC 2008-N40 - "16:32 UT" - Comet P/2008 J3 (McNaught)


MPEC 2008-N39 - "16:26 UT" - Comet P/2008 J2 (Beshore)


MPEC 2008-N38 - "16:13 UT" - Comet C/2008 J1 (Boattini)


<< DOU on 15 July '08 >>  MPEC 2008-N37 - "06:09 UT" - Daily Orbit Update

Observers  on 15 July '08

A total of 42 observing facilities appear in today's MPECs.

CodeObserver / observatory
349Ageo Obs. in Japan, 9 in MPECs 2008-N39, 2008-N41, 2008-N43 & 2008-N45 -- P/2008 L2, C/2008 J5, P/2008 J2, C/2007 W1, C/2007 N3, C/2006 W3, C/2006 OF2, 47P, 15P
J97Alginet Obs. in Spain, 3 in MPEC 2008-N45 -- C/2007 W3, C/2005 L3, 68P
H55Astronomical Research Obs. (ARO) in Illinois, 20 in MPEC 2008-N37 -- 2008 NU, 2008 NB, 2008 MQ1, 2008 MP1, 2008 LW8, 2008 LV16, 2008 LQ16, 2008 KZ5, 2008 JZ30, 2008 JR26, 2008 JQ14, 2008 JO24, 2008 HS3, 2008 HE66, 2008 GX, 2008 GR3, 2007 SQ6, 2003 XE11, 2003 TX7, 2000 PK5
J51Atlante Obs. in the Canary Islands, 7 in MPECs 2008-N38 & 2008-N45 -- C/2008 J1, C/2007 W1, C/2007 N3, C/2006 OF2, C/2005 L3, 67P, 6P
I32Beta Orionis Obs., 1 in MPEC 2008-N45 -- C/2007 N3
B59Borken Obs. in Germany, 1 in MPEC 2008-N38 -- C/2008 J1
215Buchloe Obs. in Germany, 6 in MPECs 2008-N38, 2008-N44 & 2008-N45 -- C/2008 N1, C/2008 J1, C/2007 N3, C/2006 OF2, 200P, 67P
B09Capannoli Obs. in Italy, 1 in MPEC 2008-N38 -- C/2008 J1
B20Carmelita Obs. in Spain, 1 in MPEC 2008-N38 -- C/2008 J1
A77Chante-Perdrix Obs. in France, 2 in MPEC 2008-N45 -- 68P, 6P
J27El Guijo Obs. in Spain, 2 in MPECs 2008-N38 & 2008-N42 -- C/2008 J6, C/2008 J1
F65Faulkes Telescope North in Hawaii, 2 in MPECs 2008-N44 & 2008-N45 -- C/2008 N1, 6P
458Guadarrama Obs. in Spain, 1 in MPEC 2008-N45 -- 6P
442Gualba Obs. in Spain, 1 in MPEC 2008-N45 -- C/2005 L3
379Hamamatsu-Yuto Obs. in Japan, 7 in MPECs 2008-N37, 2008-N38 & 2008-N45 -- C/2008 J1, C/2006 W3, C/2006 OF2, C/2005 L3, 35107, 8567, 6P
750Hobbs Obs. in Wisconsin, 2 in MPEC 2008-N45 -- C/2007 N3, 6P
8097program code 7 via La Silla in Chile, 2 in MPECs 2008-N47 & 2008-N48 -- 2008 NQ3, 2008 NP3
J38La Vara Obs. in Spain, 2 in MPEC 2008-N45 -- C/2007 W1, C/2006 OF2
J59Linceo Obs. in Spain, 2 in MPEC 2008-N45 -- C/2007 N3, 6P
130Lumezzane Obs. in Italy, 3 in MPECs 2008-N39 & 2008-N45 -- P/2008 J2, C/2007 N3, C/2006 OF2
J40Malaga Obs. in Spain, 2 in MPECs 2008-N38 & 2008-N45 -- C/2008 J1, 6P
A02Masia Cal Maciarol Modul 8 in Spain, 1 in MPEC 2008-N45 -- 67P
J45Montana Cabreja Obs. in the Canary Islands, 3 in MPEC 2008-N45 -- C/2007 W1, C/2007 N3, C/2007 G1
945Monte Deva Obs. in Spain, 7 in MPECs 2008-N38 & 2008-N45 -- C/2008 J1, C/2007 N3, C/2007 G1, C/2006 W3, C/2006 OF2, C/2005 L3, 6P
900Moriyama Obs. in Japan, 7 in MPECs 2008-N38, 2008-N41 & 2008-N45 -- C/2008 J5, C/2008 J1, C/2007 W3, C/2007 W1, C/2007 N3, C/2005 S4, 6P
J47Nazaret Obs. in Spain, 13 in MPECs 2008-N38, 2008-N41, 2008-N42 & 2008-N45 -- C/2008 J6, C/2008 J5, C/2008 J1, C/2007 W1, C/2007 N3, C/2006 OF2, C/2005 L3, 68P, 67P, 61P, 47P, 15P, 6P
423North Ryde Obs. in New South Wales, 1 in MPEC 2008-N40 -- P/2008 J3
B49Paus Obs. in Spain, 1 in MPEC 2008-N45 -- 6P
H45Petit Jean Mtn. South Obs. (PJMSO) in Arkansas, 9 in MPECs 2008-N37, 2008-N38, 2008-N42 & 2008-N45 -- C/2008 J6, C/2008 J1, C/2007 N3, 2005 TU45, C/2005 S4, 35107, 173689, 200P, 6P
941Pla D'Arguines Obs. in Spain, 1 in MPEC 2008-N45 -- C/2007 JA21
J53Posadas Obs. in Spain, 2 in MPECs 2008-N38 & 2008-N45 -- C/2008 J1, 6P
649Powell Obs. in Kansas, 3 in MPEC 2008-N37 -- 2008 NB, 2008 MU1, 65690
473Remanzacco Obs. in Italy, 2 in MPEC 2008-N45 -- C/2005 L3, 6P
939Rodeno Obs. in Spain, 5 in MPECs 2008-N38 & 2008-N45 -- C/2008 J1, C/2007 N3, C/2005 L3, 68P, 6P
204Schiaparelli Obs. in Italy, 7 in MPECs 2008-N41, 2008-N42, 2008-N43 & 2008-N45 -- P/2008 L2, C/2008 J6, C/2008 J5, 200P, 99P, 61P, 15P
E12Siding Spring Survey (SSS) in New South Wales, 4 in MPECs 2008-N40, 2008-N46, 2008-N47 & 2008-N48 -- 2008 NQ3, 2008 NP3, 2008 NO3, P/2008 J3
A97Stammersdorf Obs. in Austria, 2 in MPECs 2008-N38 & 2008-N45 -- C/2008 J1, C/2006 OF2
H78Univ. of Narino Obs. in Colombia, 1 in MPEC 2008-N45 -- C/2007 W1
B51Vallauris Obs. in France, 1 in MPEC 2008-N45 -- 6P
H47Vicksburg Obs. in Mississippi, 3 in MPECs 2008-N42 & 2008-N45 -- C/2008 J6, C/2007 N3, C/2006 OF2
B42Vitebsk Obs. in Belarus, 3 in MPECs 2008-N38 & 2008-N45 -- C/2008 J1, C/2006 OF2, C/2005 L3
367Yatsuka Obs., 6 in MPECs 2008-N38 & 2008-N45 -- C/2008 J1, C/2007 W1, C/2007 N3, C/2006 W3, C/2006 OF2, 15P
For a list of all participating observatories that have Web addresses, see A/CC's Observatory Links page.

Impact Risk Monitoring  on 15 July '08

At last check (JPL at 2357 and NEODyS at 2358 UTC) there was no risk monitoring news to report yet today. Visit the CRT to view activity in the last four weeks and our ephemerides page for a complete list of risk-rated objects under current observation or having recent news.

Chronology  on 15 July '08

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

2358Grabbed MPEC 2008-N46 - 2008 NO3 - see above
Grabbed MPEC 2008-N47 - 2008 NP3 - see above
Grabbed MPEC 2008-N48 - 2008 NQ3 - see above
2357The NEOCP has become empty
1926Grabbed MPEC 2008-N45 - Observations of Comets - see above
1726Grabbed MPEC 2008-N39 - Comet P/2008 J2 (Beshore) - see above
Grabbed MPEC 2008-N40 - Comet P/2008 J3 (McNaught) - see above
Grabbed MPEC 2008-N41 - Comet C/2008 J5 (Garradd) - see above
Grabbed MPEC 2008-N42 - Comet C/2008 J6 (Hill) - see above
Grabbed MPEC 2008-N43 - Comet P/2008 L2 (Hill) - see above
Grabbed MPEC 2008-N44 - Comet C/2008 N1 (Holmes) - see above
1626Grabbed MPEC 2008-N38 - Comet C/2008 J1 (Boattini) - see above
1451Grabbed MPEC 2008-N37 - Daily Orbit Update - see above