Contents  on 6 October '09

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NEOCP Activity  on 6 October '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 1710 UTC). It was last noted active on October 4th.

New MPECs  on 6 October '09

Minor Planet Electronic Circulars

As of last check at 1710 UTC, there has been one MPEC posted today from the International Astronomical Union's Minor Planet Center in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

<< DOU on 6 Oct. '09 >>  MPEC 2009-T15 - "06:07 UT" - Daily Orbit Update

Observers  on 6 October '09

Thirteen observing facilities appear in today's MPEC.

CodeObserver / observatory
B17AZT-8 Evpatoria in the Ukraine, 1 in MPEC 2009-T15 -- 159402
H55Astronomical Research Obs. (ARO) in Illinois, 11 in MPEC 2009-T15 -- 2009 SW, 2009 ST103, 2009 SS104, 2009 SM103, 2009 SB100, 2009 RN, 2009 RD4, 2009 RD1, 2009 QO, 2009 QG34, 2009 QE34
160Castelmartini Obs. in Italy, 3 in MPEC 2009-T15 -- 2000 CO101, 54401, 162181
695]Mark Trueblood in Trueblood/KPNO- via Kitt Peak Natl. Obs. in Arizona, 1 in MPEC 2009-T15 -- 2009 SH2
152Moletai Obs. in Lithuania, 1 in MPEC 2009-T15 -- 2006 SF77
J47Nazaret Obs. in Spain, 1 in MPEC 2009-T15 -- 2009 ST19
H06}program code "}" (33) via RAS Obs. Mayhill in New Mexico, 1 in MPEC 2009-T15 -- 159402
H36Sandlot Obs. in Kansas, 1 in MPEC 2009-T15 -- 2009 QD34
587Sormano Obs. in Italy, 3 in MPEC 2009-T15 -- 2009 ST19, 2009 ST103, 2009 SG18
A71Stixendorf Obs. in Austria, 1 in MPEC 2009-T15 -- 2009 SM103
926Tenagra II Obs. in Arizona, 2 in MPEC 2009-T15 -- 2009 ST103, 2009 SL104
H10Tzec Maun Obs. Mayhill in New Mexico, 2 in MPEC 2009-T15 -- 159402, 433
D25Tzec Maun Obs. Pingelly in Western Australia, 1 in MPEC 2009-T15 -- 159402
For a list of all participating observatories that have Web addresses, see A/CC's Observatory Links page.

Impact Risk Monitoring  on 6 October '09

At last check (NEODyS and JPL at 1710 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 6 October '09

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

1557Grabbed MPEC 2009-T15 - Daily Orbit Update - see above