Contents  on 10 April '09


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NEOCP Activity  on 10 April '09

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 April 7th.

New MPECs  on 10 April '09

Minor Planet Electronic Circulars

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

MPEC 2009-G34 - "21:28 UT" - 2001 XD255

<< DOU on 10 Apr. '09 >>  MPEC 2009-G33 - "06:06 UT" - Daily Orbit Update

Observers  on 10 April '09

Ten observing facilities appear in today's MPECs.

CodeObserver / observatory
H55Astronomical Research Obs. (ARO) in Illinois, 12 in MPEC 2009-G33 -- 2009 FU23, 2009 FO28, 2009 CR2, 2009 CQ1, 2009 CA2, 2008 YE29, 2008 WL60, 2008 OB9, 2007 BT2, 2002 VY94, 2001 CK32, 212546
493Calar Alto Obs. in Spain, 2 in MPEC 2009-G33 -- 2009 FS4, 2006 TK
H26Doc Greiner Research Obs. (DGRO) in Wisconsin, 2 in MPEC 2009-G33 -- 2009 FO28, 2007 BT2
J27El Guijo Obs. in Spain, 1 in MPEC 2009-G33 -- 2007 BT2
695Kitt Peak Natl. Obs. in Arizona, 1 in MPEC 2009-G34 -- 2001 XD255
568Mauna Kea in Hawaii, 1 in MPEC 2009-G34 -- 2001 XD255
B67Mirasteilas Obs. in Switzerland, 1 in MPEC 2009-G33 -- 212546
A13Naef Obs. in Switzerland, 7 in MPEC 2009-G33 -- 2009 FU23, 2000 FL1, 68350, 208565, 143651, 8566, 8176
204Schiaparelli Obs. in Italy, 1 in MPEC 2009-G33 -- 2008 WL60
587Sormano Obs. in Italy, 1 in MPEC 2009-G33 -- 2009 FJ30
For a list of all participating observatories that have Web addresses, see A/CC's Observatory Links page.

Impact Risk Monitoring  on 10 April '09

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 10 April '09

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

2300Grabbed MPEC 2009-G34 - 2001 XD255 - see above
1453Grabbed MPEC 2009-G33 - Daily Orbit Update - see above