Contents  on 5 August '09


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NEOCP Activity  on 5 August '09

The MPC's NEO Confirmation Page is currently empty

The NEOCP is currently empty. There were three listings noted earlier today.

New MPECs  on 5 August '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-P22 - "14:11 UT" - 2009 KK30, 2009 KL30, 2009 KM30, 2009 KN30, 2009 KO30

<< DOU on 5 Aug. '09 >>  MPEC 2009-P21 - "06:09 UT" - Daily Orbit Update

Observers  on 5 August '09

Four observing facilities appear in today's MPECs.

CodeObserver / observatory
J51Atlante Obs. in the Canary Islands, 1 in MPEC 2009-P21 -- 2005 MC
B88Bigmuskie Obs. in Italy, 3 in MPEC 2009-P21 -- 2009 MX6, 2009 KL2, 11500
I21El Condor Obs. in Argentina, 5 in MPEC 2009-P21 -- 2009 OG, 2009 MC9, 2009 HV77, 24761, 143651
568Mauna Kea in Hawaii, 5 in MPEC 2009-P22 -- 2009 KO30, 2009 KN30, 2009 KM30, 2009 KL30, 2009 KK30
For a list of all participating observatories that have Web addresses, see A/CC's Observatory Links page.

Impact Risk Monitoring  on 5 August '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 August '09

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

1708Grabbed MPEC 2009-P22 - 2009 KK30, 2009 KL30, 2009 KM30, 2009 KN30, 2009 KO30 - see above
1406Grabbed MPEC 2009-P21 - Daily Orbit Update - see above
Noted that the NEOCP has become empty