Contents  on 26 July '10

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


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 26 July '10

The MPC's NEO Confirmation Page has 7 listings: 5 new, 2 updated

When last checked at 2313 UTC today, the Minor Planet Center's Near Earth Object discovery Confirmation Page (NEOCP) had five new and two updated listings. Of these, one was a "one nighter." So far The Tracking News has counted a total of eight listings on the NEOCP at some point today.

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 26 July '10

Minor Planet Electronic Circulars

As of last check at 2313 UTC, there has been one MPEC posted today from the International Astronomical Union's Minor Planet Center in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

<< DOU on 26 July '10 >>  MPEC 2010-O35 - "06:10 UT" - Daily Orbit Update

Observers  on 26 July '10

Three observing facilities appear in today's MPEC.

CodeObserver / observatory
H21Astronomical Research Obs. Westfield in Illinois, 9 in MPEC 2010-O35 -- 2010 OP1, 2010 OC, 2010 OB, 2010 NG1, 2010 MF1, 2009 WC26, 2007 ML13, 2007 LL, 2006 KZ112
D90*Rolando Ligustri in Italy via RAS Obs. Moorook in South Australia, 1 in MPEC 2010-O35 -- 2010 OQ1
D90`Kevin Hills in England via RAS Obs. Moorook in South Australia, 1 in MPEC 2010-O35 -- 2010 OA
B38Santa Mama Obs. in Italy, 1 in MPEC 2010-O35 -- 152889
For a list of all participating observatories that have Web addresses, see A/CC's Observatory Links page.

Impact Risk Monitoring  on 26 July '10

At last check (NEODyS and JPL at 2313 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 26 July '10

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

2313Grabbed MPEC 2010-O35 - Daily Orbit Update - see above