Contents  on 22 July '08

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NEOCP Activity  on 22 July '08

The MPC's NEO Confirmation Page is currently empty

The NEOCP is currently empty and hasn't been noted by The Tracking News as being active yet today (checked at 2358 UTC). It was last noted active on July 15th.

New MPECs  on 22 July '08

Minor Planet Electronic Circulars

As of last check at 2358 UTC, there have been six MPECs issued today from the International Astronomical Union's Minor Planet Center in Cambridge, Massachusetts.


MPEC 2008-O19 - "20:39 UT" - Observations of Comets


MPEC 2008-O18 - "20:27 UT" - Comet C/2008 L3 (Hill)


MPEC 2008-O17 - "20:23 UT" - Comet P/2008 L2 (Hill)


MPEC 2008-O16 - "18:26 UT" - Comets C/2008 K10, 2008 K11, 2008 L4, 2008 L5 (SOHO)


MPEC 2008-O15 - "18:16 UT" - Comets C/2008 K6, 2008 K7, 2008 K8, 2008 K9 (SOHO)


<< DOU on 22 July '08 >>  MPEC 2008-O14 - "06:06 UT" - Daily Orbit Update

Observers  on 22 July '08

A total of 53 observing facilities appear in today's MPECs.

CodeObserver / observatory
349Ageo Obs. in Japan, 4 in MPEC 2008-O19 -- C/2007 W1, C/2005 L3, 26P, 6P
J24Altamira Obs. in Spain, 1 in MPEC 2008-O19 -- 44P
H55Astronomical Research Obs. (ARO) in Illinois, 9 in MPEC 2008-O14 -- 2008 NU, 2008 MR1, 2008 LQ16, 2008 KZ5, 2008 JR26, 2008 HE66, 2003 YO3, 2001 LE6, 2000 RD34
J51Atlante Obs. in the Canary Islands, 5 in MPEC 2008-O19 -- C/2008 J1, C/2007 W1, C/2006 W3, C/2006 OF2, 6P
A81Balzaretto Obs. in Italy, 1 in MPEC 2008-O19 -- 6P
215Buchloe Obs. in Germany, 1 in MPEC 2008-O19 -- 79P
235CAST Obs. in Italy, 7 in MPEC 2008-O19 -- C/2008 J6, C/2008 J1, C/2007 N3, C/2006 OF2, C/2005 L3, 67P, 6P
I77CEAMIG-REA in Brazil, 6 in MPEC 2008-O19 -- C/2007 N3, C/2007 G1, C/2006 V1, C/2005 L3, 47P, 6P
B66Casasco Obs. in Italy, 2 in MPEC 2008-O19 -- C/2008 J1, C/2005 L3
A77Chante-Perdrix Obs. in France, 4 in MPEC 2008-O19 -- C/2008 J1, C/2008 H1, C/2005 S4, C/2005 L3
B11Cima Rest Obs. in Italy, 1 in MPEC 2008-O14 -- 2003 LO6
I31Cristo Rey Obs. in Argentina, 1 in MPEC 2008-O19 -- C/2008 A1
106Crni Vrh Obs. in Slovenia, 2 in MPEC 2008-O19 -- C/2007 W1, C/2006 OF2
J27El Guijo Obs. in Spain, 1 in MPEC 2008-O14 -- 2005 RC34
J95Great Shefford Obs. in England, 2 in MPEC 2008-O14 -- 2008 NB, 2008 MU1
458Guadarrama Obs. in Spain, 1 in MPEC 2008-O19 -- 6P
442Gualba Obs. in Spain, 2 in MPEC 2008-O19 -- C/2005 L3, 6P
A17Guidestar Obs. in Germany, 1 in MPEC 2008-O19 -- C/2007 W1
750Hobbs Obs. in Wisconsin, 1 in MPEC 2008-O19 -- 6P
017Hoher List Obs. in Belgium, 4 in MPEC 2008-O19 -- P/2008 J2, C/2008 J1, C/2007 G1, C/2007 B2
B19Iluro Obs. in Spain, 3 in MPECs 2008-O14 & 2008-O19 -- 11398, 8567, 6P
J39Ingenio Obs. in the Canary Islands, 3 in MPEC 2008-O19 -- C/2008 J1, C/2007 G1, 6P
415Kambah Obs. in the Australian Capital Territory, 2 in MPEC 2008-O19 -- P/2008 J3, C/2006 V1
585Kiev Comet Station in the Ukraine, 3 in MPECs 2008-O18 & 2008-O19 -- C/2008 L3, P/2008 J2, C/2008 H1
J38La Vara Obs. in Spain, 3 in MPEC 2008-O19 -- C/2008 J1, C/2005 L3, 6P
J59Linceo Obs. in Spain, 2 in MPEC 2008-O19 -- C/2007 N3, 6P
844Los Molinos Obs. in Uruguay, 4 in MPEC 2008-O19 -- C/2007 W1, C/2007 N3, C/2007 G1, 47P
130Lumezzane Obs. in Italy, 3 in MPEC 2008-O19 -- C/2008 J6, 199P, 68P
J40Malaga Obs. in Spain, 2 in MPEC 2008-O19 -- C/2008 J1, C/2005 L3
232Masquefa Obs. in Spain, 5 in MPEC 2008-O19 -- C/2008 J1, C/2006 W3, C/2006 OF2, C/2005 L3, 6P
118Modra Obs. in Slovakia, 3 in MPECs 2008-O17 & 2008-O19 -- P/2008 L2, C/2008 J6, C/2008 J1
J46Montana Blanca Obs. in the Canary Islands, 1 in MPEC 2008-O19 -- 6P
213Montcabre Obs. in Spain, 8 in MPEC 2008-O19 -- C/2008 J6, C/2008 J1, C/2007 W1, C/2007 N3, C/2006 W3, C/2006 OF2, C/2005 L3, 6P
945Monte Deva Obs. in Spain, 7 in MPEC 2008-O19 -- C/2008 J1, C/2007 W1, C/2007 N3, C/2006 W3, C/2006 OF2, C/2005 L3, 6P
900Moriyama Obs. in Japan, 4 in MPEC 2008-O19 -- C/2007 G1, C/2007 B2, 68P, 6P
474Mt. John Obs. in New Zealand, 1 in MPEC 2008-O19 -- C/2008 A1
B68Mt. Matajur Obs. in Italy, 1 in MPEC 2008-O19 -- 6P
J47Nazaret Obs. in Spain, 9 in MPEC 2008-O19 -- C/2007 W1, C/2007 N3, C/2006 OF2, C/2005 L3, 199P, 79P, 68P, 67P, 6P
B49Paus Obs. in Spain, 4 in MPEC 2008-O19 -- C/2008 J6, C/2008 J1, 26P, 6P
H45Petit Jean Mtn. South Obs. (PJMSO) in Arkansas, 4 in MPEC 2008-O19 -- C/2008 J6, C/2008 J1, C/2007 W1, 6P
941Pla D'Arguines Obs. in Spain, 1 in MPEC 2008-O19 -- C/2005 L3
J53Posadas Obs. in Spain, 2 in MPEC 2008-O19 -- C/2005 L3, 6P
473Remanzacco Obs. in Italy, 2 in MPECs 2008-O18 & 2008-O19 -- C/2008 L3, C/2005 L3
939Rodeno Obs. in Spain, 6 in MPEC 2008-O19 -- C/2007 W1, C/2007 N3, C/2006 W3, C/2006 OF2, C/2005 L3, 6P
204Schiaparelli Obs. in Italy, 11 in MPECs 2008-O17 & 2008-O19 -- P/2008 L2, C/2008 H1, C/2007 W1, C/2007 N3, C/2006 OF2, C/2005 S4, C/2005 L3, 47P, 44P, 26P, 6P
E12Siding Spring Survey in New South Wales, 1 in MPEC 2008-O19 -- P/2008 J3
2492LASCO Coronagraph 2 (SOHO C2) aboard the Solar & Heliospheric Obs. (SOHO) in Earth-Sun L1 HALO orbit, 8 in MPECs 2008-O15 & 2008-O16 -- C/2008 L5, C/2008 L4, C/2008 K9, C/2008 K8, C/2008 K7, C/2008 K6, C/2008 K11, C/2008 K10
2493LASCO Coronagraph 3 aboard the Solar & Heliospheric Obs. in Earth-Sun L1 HALO orbit, 1 in MPEC 2008-O15 -- C/2008 K6
A97Stammersdorf Obs. in Austria, 3 in MPECs 2008-O14 & 2008-O19 -- C/2008 J1, C/2007 W1, 90403
H53Thompsonville Obs. in Illinois, 5 in MPEC 2008-O14 -- 2008 MU1, 2005 RC34, 173689, 137170, 8567
B51Vallauris Obs. in France, 1 in MPEC 2008-O19 -- C/2008 J1
J70Vega del Thader Obs. in Spain, 2 in MPEC 2008-O19 -- C/2007 N3, C/2005 L3
H47Vicksburg Obs. in Mississippi, 2 in MPEC 2008-O19 -- C/2005 L3, 68P
367Yatsuka Obs., 1 in MPEC 2008-O19 -- C/2007 B2
For a list of all participating observatories that have Web addresses, see A/CC's Observatory Links page.

Impact Risk Monitoring  on 22 July '08

At last check (NEODyS and JPL 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 22 July '08

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

2229Grabbed MPEC 2008-O17 - Comet P/2008 L2 (Hill) - see above
Grabbed MPEC 2008-O18 - Comet C/2008 L3 (Hill) - see above
Grabbed MPEC 2008-O19 - Observations of Comets - see above
2020Grabbed MPEC 2008-O15 - Comets C/2008 K6, 2008 K7, 2008 K8, 2008 K9 (SOHO) - see above
Grabbed MPEC 2008-O16 - Comets C/2008 K10, 2008 K11, 2008 L4, 2008 L5 (SOHO) - see above
1511Grabbed MPEC 2008-O14 - Daily Orbit Update - see above