Contents  on 15 July '09

Resources:

The latest A/CC news is available via framed access, RSS news feed RSS news feed, or redirection. - Note: A/CC has a main Web site and also a backup site with its own duplicate RSS news feed.

Navigation tips: Use the << and >> arrows on the menus for each regular section (Observers, Risks, etc.) to move to the previous and next day's news for that section. Use the Index menu item to access specific days through a calendar interface. And use the all-up news archive to access news from any time since A/CC began in early 2002. To keep track of what's new each day, watch the Chronology section.

NEOCP Activity  on 15 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 yesterday.

New MPECs  on 15 July '09

Minor Planet Electronic Circulars

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


MPEC 2009-N50 - "16:34 UT" - Comets C/2009 K7, 2009 K8, 2009 K9, 2009 K10 (SOHO)


MPEC 2009-N49 - "16:28 UT" - Comets C/2009 J10, 2009 J11, 2009 J12, 2009 K6 (SOHO)


<< DOU on 15 July '09 >>  MPEC 2009-N48 - "06:06 UT" - Daily Orbit Update

Observers  on 15 July '09

Nineteen observing facilities appear in today's MPECs.

CodeObserver / observatory
H55Astronomical Research Obs. (ARO) in Illinois, 3 in MPEC 2009-N48 -- 2009 NE, 2006 UK, 141874
160Castelmartini Obs. in Italy, 6 in MPEC 2009-N48 -- 2009 NJ, 2009 NH, 2009 NE, 2009 KL2, 2002 LV, 15745
F656Richard Miles in England via Faulkes Telescope North in Hawaii, 1 in MPEC 2009-N48 -- 2009 NL
B23Fiamene Obs. in Italy, 3 in MPEC 2009-N48 -- 2009 NE, 2007 LL, 2002 LV
J95Great Shefford Obs. in England, 1 in MPEC 2009-N48 -- 2009 NL
J28Jaen Obs. in Spain, 1 in MPEC 2009-N48 -- 433
704LINEAR in New Mexico, 1 in MPEC 2009-N48 -- 54401
I36Los Campitos Obs. in Argentina, 3 in MPEC 2009-N48 -- 2009 MB9, 2009 KC3, 2009 BJ81
560Madonna di Dossobuono Obs. in Italy, 5 in MPEC 2009-N48 -- 2009 NJ, 2009 JK1, 2007 LL, 2002 LV, 1998 WT7
H01Magdalena Ridge Obs. (MRO) in New Mexico, 2 in MPEC 2009-N48 -- 2009 NL, 2009 KN4
B28Mandi Obs. in Italy, 2 in MPEC 2009-N48 -- 2009 NL, 2009 NJ
J53Posadas Obs. in Spain, 1 in MPEC 2009-N48 -- 15745
204Schiaparelli Obs. in Italy, 3 in MPEC 2009-N48 -- 2009 NH, 2009 MZ6, 2002 NW16
2492LASCO Coronagraph 2 (SOHO C2) aboard the Solar & Heliospheric Obs. (SOHO) in Earth-Sun L1 HALO orbit, 8 in MPECs 2009-N49 & 2009-N50 -- C/2009 K9, C/2009 K8, C/2009 K7, C/2009 K6, C/2009 K10, C/2009 J12, C/2009 J11, C/2009 J10
2493LASCO Coronagraph 3 (SOHO C3) aboard the Solar & Heliospheric Obs. (SOHO) in Earth-Sun L1 HALO orbit, 3 in MPECs 2009-N49 & 2009-N50 -- C/2009 K9, C/2009 K7, C/2009 J11
691Spacewatch 0.9m telescope in Arizona, 3 in MPEC 2009-N48 -- 24445, 18736, 153591
291Spacewatch 1.8m telescope in Arizona, 3 in MPEC 2009-N48 -- 2009 NH, 2005 TG, 2003 BH
A16Tentlingen Obs. in Switzerland, 2 in MPEC 2009-N48 -- 85989, 215442
H78Univ. of Narino Obs. in Colombia, 1 in MPEC 2009-N48 -- 2001 FE90
J08Zonalunar Obs. in Spain, 1 in MPEC 2009-N48 -- 2009 NJ
For a list of all participating observatories that have Web addresses, see A/CC's Observatory Links page.

Impact Risk Monitoring  on 15 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 15 July '09

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

1833Grabbed MPEC 2009-N49 - Comets C/2009 J10, 2009 J11, 2009 J12, 2009 K6 (SOHO) - see above
Grabbed MPEC 2009-N50 - Comets C/2009 K7, 2009 K8, 2009 K9, 2009 K10 (SOHO) - see above
1400Grabbed MPEC 2009-N48 - Daily Orbit Update - see above