Contents  on 5 June '09


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NEOCP Activity  on 5 June '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 yesterday.

New MPECs  on 5 June '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-L21 - "16:45 UT" - 2005 OU2

<< DOU on 5 June '09 >>  MPEC 2009-L20 - "06:08 UT" - Daily Orbit Update

Observers  on 5 June '09

Seven observing facilities appear in today's MPECs.

CodeObserver / observatory
H55Astronomical Research Obs. in Illinois, 1 in MPEC 2009-L21 -- 2005 OU2
B09Capannoli Obs. in Italy, 1 in MPEC 2009-L20 -- 85989
J75La Sagra Obs. in Spain, 1 in MPEC 2009-L20 -- 2009 KJ22
B67Mirasteilas Obs. in Switzerland, 4 in MPEC 2009-L20 -- 194386, 15745, 138911, 5620
G96Mt. Lemmon Survey (MLS) in Arizona, 3 in MPEC 2009-L20 -- 2009 LE, 2009 LD, 24475
A13Naef Obs. in Switzerland, 2 in MPEC 2009-L20 -- 2008 WM64, 213869
510Siegen Obs. in Germany, 1 in MPEC 2009-L20 -- 2009 JM2
For a list of all participating observatories that have Web addresses, see A/CC's Observatory Links page.

Impact Risk Monitoring  on 5 June '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 5 June '09

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

1650Grabbed MPEC 2009-L21 - 2005 OU2 - see above
1319Grabbed MPEC 2009-L20 - Daily Orbit Update - see above