Contents  on 19 July '11


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NEOCP Activity  on 19 July '11

The MPC's NEO Confirmation Page has 1 listing

When last checked at 2359 UTC today, the Minor Planet Center's Near Earth Object discovery Confirmation Page (NEOCP) had one object listed.

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 19 July '11

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.

<< DOU on 19 July '11 >>  MPEC 2011-O11 - "07:07 UT" - Daily Orbit Update

MPEC 2011-O10 - "03:02 UT" - Comet P/2011 NO1

Observers  on 19 July '11

Eleven observers appear in today's MPECs.

CodeObserver / observatory
H21Astronomical Research Obs. Westfield in Illinois, 14 in MPECs 2011-O10 & 2011-O11 -- 2011 NZ, 2011 NY, 2011 NP, P/2011 NO1, 2011 MX2, 2011 MW2, 2011 MW1, 2011 MV1, 2011 MT, 2011 MO4, 2011 JP29, 2011 JA8, 2006 AK8, 2001 PD1
807|Robert Holmes via Cerro Tololo Inter-American Obs. (CTIO) in Chile, 15 in MPEC 2011-O11 -- 2011 NZ, 2011 ND, 2011 MD5, 2011 HO, 2011 GQ65, 2011 GA62, 2006 GQ2, 2005 XY, 2001 FA7, 86829, 24475, 232691, 152942, 139622, 887
F657Paul Roche in Wales via Faulkes Telescope North in Hawaii, 1 in MPEC 2011-O10 -- P/2011 NO1
E10Faulkes Telescope South in New South Wales, 1 in MPEC 2011-O10 -- P/2011 NO1
H15ISON-NM Obs. in New Mexico, 1 in MPEC 2011-O10 -- P/2011 NO1
I89Nerpio Obs. in Italy, 1 in MPEC 2011-O10 -- P/2011 NO1
H45Petit Jean Mtn. South Obs. in Arkansas, 1 in MPEC 2011-O11 -- 174050
H36Sandlot Obs. in Kansas, 1 in MPEC 2011-O10 -- P/2011 NO1
204Schiaparelli Obs. in Italy, 1 in MPEC 2011-O10 -- P/2011 NO1
6734Mike Hicks via Table Mtn. Obs. in southern California, 1 in MPEC 2011-O10 -- P/2011 NO1
A48Verona Obs. in Italy, 1 in MPEC 2011-O11 -- 2011 KP17
For a list of all participating observatories that have Web addresses, see A/CC's Observatory Links page.

Impact Risk Monitoring  on 19 July '11

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 19 July '11

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

2050Noted that the NEOCP has become active
1535Grabbed MPEC 2011-O11 - Daily Orbit Update - see above
0530Grabbed MPEC 2011-O10 - Comet P/2011 NO1 - see above