Contents  on 7 July '09


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Radar Astrometry  on 7 July '09

Radar observation of one object

The JPL Solar System Dynamics Group Radar Astrometry database has added or updated the following small-body radar observing work:

Data update noted at 2358 UTC when the database was dated 7 July

NEOCP Activity  on 7 July '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 July 5th.

New MPECs  on 7 July '09

Minor Planet Electronic Circulars

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

<< DOU on 7 July '09 >>  MPEC 2009-N20 - "06:07 UT" - Daily Orbit Update

Observers  on 7 July '09

Twelve observing facilities appear in today's MPEC.

CodeObserver / observatory
H55Astronomical Research Obs. (ARO) in Illinois, 31 in MPEC 2009-N20 -- 2009 NE, 2009 NA, 2009 MZ6, 2009 MX6, 2009 MX, 2009 MW, 2009 MS, 2009 MN8, 2009 LS, 2009 KN4, 2009 KL2, 2009 KJ22, 2009 KC7, 2009 JK1, 2009 HB82, 2009 DN1, 2008 ER7, 2007 LL, 2005 SN25, 2005 MC, 2004 KT, 2002 YQ5, 2002 UX, 2002 NP1, 2002 LV, 2002 LT38, 2001 OA14, 2001 HY7, 2000 TO64, 2000 OB22, 54686
H26Doc Greiner Research Obs. (DGRO) in Wisconsin, 2 in MPEC 2009-N20 -- 2009 KN4, 2009 KD5
I21El Condor Obs. in Argentina, 5 in MPEC 2009-N20 -- 2009 MC9, 2001 FE90, 17274, 143651, 3552
F657Paul Roche in Wales via Faulkes Telescope North in Hawaii, 2 in MPEC 2009-N20 -- 2009 LW2, 2009 AS
253Goldstone DSS-14 70m antenna in southern California, 1 in radar -- 2001 FE90
J95Great Shefford Obs. in England, 1 in MPEC 2009-N20 -- 2001 HY7
E16Grove Creek Obs. in New South Wales, 2 in MPEC 2009-N20 -- 2009 LX, 2009 KN4
560Madonna di Dossobuono Obs. in Italy, 3 in MPEC 2009-N20 -- 2009 NE, 2002 LV, 2000 OB22
608NEAT's USAF Haleakala telescope in Hawaii, 1 in MPEC 2009-N20 -- 2009 NE
A13Naef Obs. in Switzerland, 4 in MPEC 2009-N20 -- 2009 NA, 2005 MC, 15745, 154244
D90#program code "#" (12) via RAS Obs. Moorook in South Australia, 1 in MPEC 2009-N20 -- 2009 MC9
I20Rio Cuarto Obs. in Argentina, 1 in MPEC 2009-N20 -- 2009 HV77
For a list of all participating observatories that have Web addresses, see A/CC's Observatory Links page.

Impact Risk Monitoring  on 7 July '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 7 July '09

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

2358Noted Radar Astrometry database update - see above
1400Grabbed MPEC 2009-N20 - Daily Orbit Update - see above