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NEOCP Activity  on 19 August '11

The MPC's NEO Confirmation Page is currently empty

The NEOCP is currently empty. There were six listings noted earlier today.

New MPECs  on 19 August '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.


MPEC 2011-Q05 - "16:55 UT" - Observations and Orbits of Comets


<< DOU on 19 Aug. '11 >>  MPEC 2011-Q04 - "06:02 UT" - Daily Orbit Update

Observers  on 19 August '11

A total of 56 observers appear in today's MPECs.

CodeObserver / observatory
349Ageo Obs. in Japan, 5 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- C/2011 L3, C/2009 Y1, C/2008 FK75, 65P, 48P
J97Alginet Obs. in Spain, 5 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- C/2011 L3, C/2010 R1, C/2009 P1, C/2008 FK75, C/2006 S3
I08Alianza S4 Obs. in Argentina, 1 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- P/2011 N1
H21Astronomical Research Obs. Westfield in Illinois, 1 in MPEC 2011-Q04 -- 2005 AN26
J51Atlante Obs. in the Canary Islands, 1 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- C/2009 P1
I99Blanquita Obs. in Spain, 2 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- C/2009 P1, C/2006 S3
B96Brixiis Obs. in Belgium, 1 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- C/2009 P1
160Castelmartini Obs. in Italy, 5 in MPECs 2011-Q04 & 2011-Q05 -- 2011 GA55, C/2009 P1, 2008 SR7, 2000 CP101, 21P
J01Cielo Profundo Obs. in Spain, 9 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- C/2010 S1, C/2009 S3, C/2009 P1, C/2008 FK75, C/2006 S3, 213P, 130P, 78P, 9P
C13Como Obs. in Italy, 1 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- C/2009 P1
B50Corner Obs. in Germany, 2 in MPECs 2011-Q04 & 2011-Q05 -- C/2009 P1, 1917
958Dax Obs. in France, 22 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- C/2011 L3, C/2011 L1, C/2011 F1, C/2011 A3, C/2010 S1, C/2010 R1, C/2010 G2, C/2009 Y1, C/2009 S3, C/2009 P1, C/2008 S3, C/2008 FK75, C/2007 Q3, C/2006 S3, 213P, 198P, 130P, 115P, 78P, 48P, 36P, 9P
F65$Ernesto Guido in Italy via Faulkes Telescope North in Hawaii, 3 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- C/2009 P1, C/2008 FK75, 78P
762Four Winds Obs. in Michigan, 1 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- C/2009 P1
157Frasso Sabino Obs. in Italy, 1 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- C/2011 P1
372Geisei Obs. in Japan, 4 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- C/2011 C1, P/2010 JC81, C/2009 P1, 213P
203GiaGa Obs. in Italy, 1 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- C/2011 L3
750Hobbs Obs. in Wisconsin, 1 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- C/2009 P1
C46Horizon Obs., 1 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- C/2009 P1
I16IAA-AI Atacama in Chile, 1 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- P/2011 N1
H15ISON-NM Obs. in New Mexico, 1 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- C/2011 C1
C32Ka-Dar Obs. TAU Station in Russia, 11 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- C/2011 F1, C/2011 A3, C/2010 S1, C/2010 G2, C/2009 Y1, C/2009 UG89, C/2009 P1, C/2008 FK75, C/2006 S3, 115P, 9P
585Kiev Comet Station in the Ukraine, 6 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- C/2011 L3, C/2009 P1, C/2006 S3, 213P, 130P, 48P
C06Krasnoyarsk Obs. in Russia, 1 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- C/2009 P1
D95Kurihara Obs. in Japan, 5 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- C/2010 S1, P/2010 JC81, C/2010 G2, 130P, 78P
704LINEAR in New Mexico, 1 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- C/2010 S1
C29Les Planes de Son Obs. in Spain, 4 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- C/2009 Y1, 213P, 130P, 78P
130Lumezzane Obs. in Italy, 2 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- C/2011 L3, C/2008 FK75
B82Maidbronn Obs. in Germany, 3 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- C/2011 L3, C/2009 UG89, 21P
C10Maisoncelles Obs. in France, 1 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- 213P
5682David Tholen's team on Mauna Kea in Hawaii, 1 in MPEC 2011-Q04 -- 96744
118Modra Obs. in Slovakia, 4 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- C/2009 S3, C/2009 P1, C/2008 S3, C/2008 FK75
213Montcabre Obs. in Spain, 3 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- C/2009 P1, 213P, 21P
E07Murrumbateman Obs. in New South Wales, 2 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- C/2011 L2, 74P
J47Nazaret Obs. in Spain, 2 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- C/2009 P1, 115P
A24New Millennium Obs. in Italy, 7 in MPECs 2011-Q04 & 2011-Q05 -- C/2011 L3, C/2010 S1, C/2009 P1, 2000 CP101, 37336, 3988, 1917
583Odessa-Mayaki Obs. in the Ukraine, 5 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- C/2009 Y1, C/2009 P1, 213P, 130P, 78P
C23Olmen Obs. in Belgium, 4 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- C/2009 Y1, C/2009 P1, 213P, 78P
F51Pan-STARRS 1 (PS1) in Hawaii, 2 in MPEC 2011-Q04 -- 2011 NZ, 276274
941Pla D'Arguines Obs. in Spain, 3 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- C/2011 L3, C/2009 P1, C/2006 S3
H06|Hidetaka Sato in Japan via RAS Obs. Mayhill in New Mexico, 6 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- C/2011 P1, C/2011 O1, P/2010 JC81, C/2007 VO53, 78P, 49P
D90`Kevin Hills in England via RAS Obs. Moorook in South Australia, 5 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- C/2010 R1, 115P, 48P, 37P, 21P
939Rodeno Obs. in Spain, 6 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- C/2011 A3, C/2010 S1, C/2009 P1, 213P, 78P, 48P
H36Sandlot Obs. in Kansas, 1 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- 158P
C71Sant Marti Sesgueioles Obs., 1 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- C/2010 R1
B56Sant Pere Obs. in Spain, 1 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- C/2009 P1
204Schiaparelli Obs. in Italy, 5 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- C/2011 P1, P/2010 JC81, 158P, 130P, 9P
E12Siding Spring Survey (SSS) in New South Wales, 2 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- C/2011 L2, C/2011 C1
G68Sierra Stars Obs. in northern California, 1 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- C/2011 L3
I93St. Pardon de Conques Obs. in France, 3 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- C/2009 Y1, 78P, 9P
A97Stammersdorf Obs. in Austria, 2 in MPECs 2011-Q04 & 2011-Q05 -- C/2009 P1, 1036
A71Stixendorf Obs. in Austria, 2 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- P/2010 JC81, C/2010 G2
D22UWA Obs. in Western Australia, 1 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- P/2011 N1
B51Vallauris Obs. in France, 7 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- C/2011 L3, C/2009 P1, 242P, 213P, 158P, 78P, 65P
H47Vicksburg Obs. in Mississippi, 7 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- C/2009 Y1, C/2009 P1, 213P, 130P, 78P, 48P, 9P
367Yatsuka Obs. in Japan, 1 in MPEC 2011-Q05 -- P/2010 JC81
For a list of all participating observatories that have Web addresses, see A/CC's Observatory Links page.

Impact Risk Monitoring  on 19 August '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 August '11

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

1709Grabbed MPEC 2011-Q05 - Observations and Orbits of Comets - see above
1547Grabbed MPEC 2011-Q04 - Daily Orbit Update - see above
Noted that the NEOCP has become empty