Contents  on 25 July '10

Note: A/CC news pages will update infrequently today and tomorrow.


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NEOCP Activity  on 25 July '10

The MPC's NEO Confirmation Page has 8 listings: 5 new, 3 updated

When last checked at 2355 UTC today, the Minor Planet Center's Near Earth Object discovery Confirmation Page (NEOCP) had five new and three updated listings. Of these, one was a "one nighter."

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 25 July '10

Minor Planet Electronic Circulars

As of last check at 2355 UTC, there has been one MPEC posted today from the International Astronomical Union's Minor Planet Center in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

<< DOU on 25 July '10 >>  MPEC 2010-O34 - "06:09 UT" - Daily Orbit Update

Observers  on 25 July '10

Five observing facilities appear in today's MPEC.

CodeObserver / observatory
A74Bergen-Enkheim Obs. in Germany, 1 in MPEC 2010-O34 -- 2001 XU
J28Jaen Obs. in Spain, 1 in MPEC 2010-O34 -- 100926
5682David Tholen's team on Mauna Kea in Hawaii, 1 in MPEC 2010-O34 -- 2004 MO7
E12Siding Spring Survey (SSS) in New South Wales, 5 in MPEC 2010-O34 -- 2010 OQ1, 2010 OP1, 2010 OC, 2010 OA, 2010 LY63
H53Thompsonville Obs. in Illinois, 2 in MPEC 2010-O34 -- 85989, 4055
For a list of all participating observatories that have Web addresses, see A/CC's Observatory Links page.

Impact Risk Monitoring  on 25 July '10

At last check (NEODyS and JPL at 2355 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 25 July '10

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

1141Grabbed MPEC 2010-O34 - Daily Orbit Update - see above