Contents  on 5 November '09


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NEOCP Activity  on 5 November '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 2359 UTC). It was last noted active on October 29th.

New MPECs  on 5 November '09

Minor Planet Electronic Circulars

As of last check at 2359 UTC, there have been two MPECs posted today from the International Astronomical Union's Minor Planet Center in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

MPEC 2009-V12 - "17:45 UT" - 2009 TA1

<< DOU on 5 Nov. '09 >>  MPEC 2009-V11 - "07:05 UT" - Daily Orbit Update

Observers  on 5 November '09

Ten observing facilities appear in today's MPECs.

CodeObserver / observatory
160Castelmartini Obs. in Italy, 12 in MPEC 2009-V11 -- 2009 TK12, 2009 SM103, 54401, 20790, 17274, 16834, 162998, 143678, 9950, 3988, 1943, 433
448Desert Moon Obs. in New Mexico, 5 in MPEC 2009-V11 -- 2009 TL4, 2009 TK12, 2009 TA1, 2007 BG29, 138852
808El Leoncito Obs. in Argentina, 7 in MPEC 2009-V11 -- 2009 NH, 2009 HD21, 218863, 217807, 177614, 138883, 8566
240Herrenberg Obs. in Germany, 2 in MPEC 2009-V11 -- 54401, 3553
A70Lumijoki Obs. in Finland, 2 in MPEC 2009-V11 -- 2009 ST19, 2009 NA
644NEAT's Mt. Palomar telescope in southern California, 1 in MPEC 2009-V12 -- 2009 TA1
608NEAT's USAF Haleakala telescope in Hawaii, 1 in MPEC 2009-V12 -- 2009 TA1
H36Sandlot Obs. in Kansas, 1 in MPEC 2009-V11 -- 1998 VF32
926Tenagra II Obs. in Arizona, 1 in MPEC 2009-V11 -- 2009 UK14
H47Vicksburg Obs. in Mississippi, 3 in MPEC 2009-V11 -- 5626, 3552, 433
For a list of all participating observatories that have Web addresses, see A/CC's Observatory Links page.

Impact Risk Monitoring  on 5 November '09

At last check (NEODyS and JPL at 2359 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 November '09

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

1816Grabbed MPEC 2009-V12 - 2009 TA1 - see above
1502Grabbed MPEC 2009-V11 - Daily Orbit Update - see above