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NEOCP Activity  on 11 May '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 May 7th.

New MPECs  on 11 May '09

Minor Planet Electronic Circulars

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


MPEC 2009-J49 - "20:35 UT" - Observations of Comets


MPEC 2009-J48 - "20:24 UT" - Comet C/2009 G1 (STEREO)


MPEC 2009-J47 - "20:18 UT" - Comet C/2009 F6 (Yi-SWAN)


MPEC 2009-J46 - "20:13 UT" - Comet C/2009 F5 (McNaught)


MPEC 2009-J45 - "20:10 UT" - Comet C/2009 F4 (McNaught)


MPEC 2009-J44 - "20:05 UT" - Comet C/2009 E1 (Itagaki)


<< DOU on 11 May '09 >>  MPEC 2009-J43 - "06:06 UT" - Daily Orbit Update


MPEC 2009-J42 - "01:21 UT" - 2009 HB = 1994 VV1

Observers  on 11 May '09

A total of 57 observing facilities appear in today's MPECs.

CodeObserver / observatory
834AAAA Buenos Aires Obs. in Argentina, 2 in MPEC 2009-J49 -- C/2008 Q3, C/2007 Q3
349Ageo Obs. in Japan, 19 in MPECs 2009-J44, 2009-J45 & 2009-J49 -- C/2009 F4, C/2009 E1, C/2008 Q1, C/2007 N3, C/2006 W3, C/2006 U6, C/2006 Q1, C/2005 L3, 218P, 217P, 199P, 143P, 116P, 88P, 77P, 67P, 29P, 22P, 19P
B54Ager Obs. in Spain, 2 in MPEC 2009-J49 -- C/2008 FK75, C/2006 Q1
J24Altamira Obs. in Spain, 9 in MPECs 2009-J46 & 2009-J49 -- C/2009 F5, C/2006 U6, C/2006 OF2, C/2005 L3, 144P, 116P, 88P, 77P, 29P
H55Astronomical Research Obs. (ARO) in Illinois, 8 in MPEC 2009-J43 -- 2009 JR, 2009 HV2, 2009 HU58, 2009 HD21, 2009 HB, 2009 FU4, 2009 FU23, 2009 EQ2
J51Atlante Obs. in the Canary Islands, 9 in MPECs 2009-J43, 2009-J46 & 2009-J49 -- 2009 HV44, C/2009 F5, C/2008 Q1, C/2008 FK75, C/2006 U6, C/2006 Q1, C/2005 L3, 77P, 65P
A81Balzaretto Obs. in Italy, 1 in MPEC 2009-J49 -- 116P
B96Brixiis Obs. in Belgium, 1 in MPEC 2009-J49 -- 77P
235CAST Obs. in Italy, 12 in MPECs 2009-J47 & 2009-J49 -- C/2009 F6, C/2008 T2, C/2007 N3, C/2006 Q1, C/2006 OF2, C/2005 L3, 144P, 116P, 77P, 67P, 65P, 29P
160Castelmartini Obs. in Italy, 5 in MPEC 2009-J49 -- C/2006 Q1, 144P, 116P, 77P, 65P
703Catalina Sky Survey in Arizona, 1 in MPEC 2009-J49 -- 204P
A77Chante-Perdrix Obs. in France, 4 in MPEC 2009-J49 -- C/2006 W3, 143P, 116P, 19P
448Desert Moon Obs. in New Mexico, 3 in MPEC 2009-J43 -- 2009 FU4, 2003 GS, 1998 MR24
H26Doc Greiner Research Obs. (DGRO) in Wisconsin, 2 in MPEC 2009-J43 -- 2009 JR, 2009 HV44
I21El Condor Obs. in Argentina, 5 in MPECs 2009-J43, 2009-J48 & 2009-J49 -- C/2009 G1, 2001 SG286, 52768, 194386, 22P
808El Leoncito Obs. in Argentina, 3 in MPEC 2009-J49 -- 143P, 88P, 77P
A27Eridanus Obs. in Germany, 1 in MPEC 2009-J47 -- C/2009 F6
J95Great Shefford Obs. in England, 1 in MPEC 2009-J43 -- 2005 SN25
442Gualba Obs. in Spain, 1 in MPEC 2009-J49 -- 29P
024Heidelberg-Konigstuhl Obs. in Germany, 4 in MPEC 2009-J49 -- C/2008 T2, C/2007 M1, C/2005 L3, C/2002 VQ94
D32JiangNanTianChi Obs. in China, 4 in MPEC 2009-J49 -- 116P, 77P, 67P, 65P
403Kani Obs. in Japan, 8 in MPECs 2009-J44 & 2009-J49 -- C/2009 E1, C/2007 N3, C/2006 OF2, 144P, 77P, 74P, 65P, 29P
585Kiev Comet Station in the Ukraine, 7 in MPECs 2009-J44, 2009-J45, 2009-J46, 2009-J47 & 2009-J49 -- C/2009 F6, C/2009 F5, C/2009 F4, C/2009 E1, 204P, 144P, 143P
400Kitami Obs. in Japan, 4 in MPEC 2009-J49 -- 143P, 88P, 77P, 65P
704LINEAR in New Mexico, 2 in MPEC 2009-J49 -- C/2008 N1, C/2005 L3
J31La Axarquia Obs. in Spain, 1 in MPEC 2009-J49 -- 116P
212La Dehesilla Obs. in Spain, 1 in MPEC 2009-J45 -- C/2009 F4
J75La Sagra Obs. in Spain, 1 in MPEC 2009-J49 -- 215P
J38La Vara Obs. in Spain, 8 in MPEC 2009-J49 -- C/2007 N3, C/2006 Q1, C/2005 L3, 144P, 116P, 77P, 67P, 29P
J59Linceo Obs. in Spain, 4 in MPECs 2009-J46 & 2009-J49 -- C/2009 F5, C/2008 FK75, 88P, 65P
844Los Molinos Obs. in Uruguay, 2 in MPECs 2009-J48 & 2009-J49 -- C/2009 G1, C/2008 Q3
B82Maidbronn Obs. in Germany, 2 in MPECs 2009-J47 & 2009-J49 -- C/2009 F6, 19P
J40Malaga Obs. in Spain, 5 in MPEC 2009-J49 -- C/2008 Q1, C/2008 A1, C/2006 Q1, C/2006 OF2, 116P
B73Mauren Valley Obs. in Germany, 1 in MPEC 2009-J47 -- C/2009 F6
900Moriyama Obs. in Japan, 11 in MPECs 2009-J44 & 2009-J49 -- C/2009 E1, C/2008 Q1, C/2008 N1, C/2006 Q1, C/2005 L3, 116P, 88P, 77P, 74P, 65P, 22P
474Mt. John Obs. in New Zealand, 1 in MPEC 2009-J49 -- 219P
A13Naef Obs. in Switzerland, 2 in MPECs 2009-J43 & 2009-J49 -- 2009 HV44, C/2006 Q1
D81Nagano Obs. in Japan, 1 in MPEC 2009-J49 -- 22P
J47Nazaret Obs. in Spain, 11 in MPEC 2009-J49 -- C/2008 T2, C/2008 Q1, C/2007 N3, C/2006 Q1, C/2006 OF2, C/2005 L3, 144P, 116P, 77P, 67P, 29P
A32Panker Obs. in Germany, 9 in MPECs 2009-J43, 2009-J47 & 2009-J49 -- C/2009 F6, 2008 SV11, C/2008 Q1, C/2008 N1, C/2008 A1, C/2006 W3, C/2006 Q1, 116P, 29P
B49Paus Obs. in Spain, 3 in MPEC 2009-J49 -- C/2008 Q1, C/2006 Q1, C/2005 L3
B94Petrozavodsk Obs. in Russia, 1 in MPEC 2009-J49 -- C/2007 N3
D90RAS Obs. Moorook in South Australia, 2 in MPECs 2009-J48 & 2009-J49 -- C/2009 G1, C/2008 Q3
473Remanzacco Obs. in Italy, 1 in MPEC 2009-J49 -- C/2005 L3
461SZTE Asteroid Program (SZTE) in Hungary, 2 in MPEC 2009-J49 -- C/2005 L3, C/2002 VQ94
H36Sandlot Obs. in Kansas, 1 in MPEC 2009-J49 -- 22P
B70Sant Celoni Obs. in Spain, 1 in MPEC 2009-J49 -- C/2006 Q1
204Schiaparelli Obs. in Italy, 13 in MPEC 2009-J49 -- C/2008 T2, C/2007 N3, C/2007 M1, C/2006 OF2, 219P, 218P, 215P, 144P, 116P, 67P, 29P, 22P, 19P
D93Sendai Obs. in Japan, 15 in MPECs 2009-J47 & 2009-J49 -- C/2009 F6, C/2008 T2, C/2008 Q1, C/2008 FK75, C/2008 A1, C/2007 N3, C/2006 W3, C/2006 Q1, C/2006 OF2, C/2005 L3, 144P, 116P, 88P, 77P, 65P
E12Siding Spring Survey (SSS) in New South Wales, 6 in MPECs 2009-J45, 2009-J46 & 2009-J49 -- C/2009 F5, C/2009 F4, C/2008 Q3, C/2007 Q3, 217P, 199P
B40Skylive Obs. in Italy, 6 in MPECs 2009-J43, 2009-J44 & 2009-J49 -- C/2009 E1, C/2006 W3, C/2006 Q1, 213869, 159399, 22P
691Spacewatch 0.9m telescope in Arizona, 1 in MPEC 2009-J42 -- 2009 HB
A97Stammersdorf Obs. in Austria, 1 in MPEC 2009-J49 -- 88P
A16Tentlingen Obs. in Switzerland, 1 in MPEC 2009-J49 -- C/2005 L3
H10Tzec Maun Obs. Mayhill in New Mexico, 6 in MPEC 2009-J49 -- C/2008 N1, C/2008 FK75, C/2006 W3, C/2006 Q1, 217P, 22P
198Wildberg Obs. in Germany, 2 in MPEC 2009-J49 -- C/2008 Q1, C/2005 L3
367Yatsuka Obs. in Japan, 9 in MPECs 2009-J44, 2009-J47 & 2009-J49 -- C/2009 F6, C/2009 E1, C/2008 T2, C/2006 OF2, 144P, 116P, 67P, 29P, 22P
For a list of all participating observatories that have Web addresses, see A/CC's Observatory Links page.

Impact Risk Monitoring  on 11 May '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 11 May '09

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

2147Grabbed MPEC 2009-J47 - Comet C/2009 F6 (Yi-SWAN) - see above
Grabbed MPEC 2009-J48 - Comet C/2009 G1 (STEREO) - see above
Grabbed MPEC 2009-J49 - Observations of Comets - see above
2019Grabbed MPEC 2009-J44 - Comet C/2009 E1 (Itagaki) - see above
Grabbed MPEC 2009-J45 - Comet C/2009 F4 (McNaught) - see above
Grabbed MPEC 2009-J46 - Comet C/2009 F5 (McNaught) - see above
1321Grabbed MPEC 2009-J43 - Daily Orbit Update - see above
0308Grabbed MPEC 2009-J42 - 2009 HB = 1994 VV1 - see above