Contents  on 1 March '10


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 1 March '10

The MPC's NEO Confirmation Page has 5 listings: 1 new, 4 updated

When last checked at 2358 UTC today, the Minor Planet Center's Near Earth Object discovery Confirmation Page (NEOCP) had one new and four updated listings.

To learn how observers use the NEOCP, see the Practical guide on how to observe NEOCP object at Suno Observatory by Birtwhistle et al.

New MPECs  on 1 March '10

Minor Planet Electronic Circulars

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

<< DOU on 1 Mar. '10 >>  MPEC 2010-E01 - "07:11 UT" - Daily Orbit Update

Observers  on 1 March '10

Five observing facilities appear in today's MPEC.

CodeObserver / observatory
H21Astronomical Research Obs. Westfield (ARO Westfield) in Illinois, 21 in MPEC 2010-E01 -- 2010 DX1, 2010 DW1, 2010 CR1, 2010 CN, 2010 CM44, 2010 CL18, 2010 BZ4, 2010 BC3, 2009 QL8, 2009 FY4, 2008 EE, 2006 UR, 2006 DS14, 2006 CX10, 2006 BN6, 2003 CR1, 2000 EW70, 2000 CO101, 1999 RC32, 1996 FS1, 68216
C12Berta Obs. in Spain, 1 in MPEC 2010-E01 -- 2001 PT9
127Bornheim Obs. in Germany, 6 in MPEC 2010-E01 -- 2001 PT9, 2000 CO101, 54789, 24761, 103067, 5131
379Hamamatsu-Yuto Obs. in Japan, 1 in MPEC 2010-E01 -- 2000 CO101
J47Nazaret Obs. in Spain, 1 in MPEC 2010-E01 -- 2001 PT9
For a list of all participating observatories that have Web addresses, see A/CC's Observatory Links page.

Impact Risk Monitoring  on 1 March '10

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 1 March '10

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

1604Grabbed MPEC 2010-E01 - Daily Orbit Update - see above