Contents  on 7 July '17

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Traffic Report  on 7 July '17

Report not compiled

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NEOCP Activity  on 7 July '17

The MPC's NEO Confirmation Page has 27 listings

When last checked at 2150 UTC today, the Minor Planet Center's Near Earth Object discovery Confirmation Page (NEOCP) had 27 objects listed. Of these, 21 were "one nighters."

New MPECs  on 7 July '17

Minor Planet Electronic Circulars

As of last check at 2150 UTC, there has been one MPEC posted today from the International Astronomical Union's Minor Planet Center in Cambridge, Massachusetts.


<< DOU on 7 July '17 >>  MPEC 2017-N59 - "12:02 UT" - Daily Orbit Update

Observers  on 7 July '17

Ten observers appear in today's MPEC.

CodeObserver / observatory
H21Astronomical Research Obs. Westfield in Illinois, 12 in MPEC 2017-N59 -- 2017 MZ, 2017 MJ, 2017 MD, 2017 MC, 2017 MB1, 2017 MB, 2017 MA, 2017 GQ6, 2017 CS, 2015 NW9, 66391, 11398
T05ATLAS Haleakala in Hawaii, 2 in MPEC 2017-N59 -- 488494, 4957
T08ATLAS Mauna Loa in Hawaii, 10 in MPEC 2017-N59 -- 2017 CS, 54789, 294739, 232368, 12538, 11398, 100926, 7888, 4055, 1917
160Castelmartini Obs. in Italy, 9 in MPEC 2017-N59 -- 2017 MV7, 68348, 495331, 441987, 190166, 142040, 11398, 6063, 1980
Z43Landehen Obs., 2 in MPEC 2017-N59 -- 190166, 11398
K95MASTER-II Sutherland in South Africa, 1 in MPEC 2017-N59 -- 20460
Z80Northolt Branch Obs. in England, 3 in MPEC 2017-N59 -- 2017 NH, 2017 MC4, 2017 GQ6
583Odessa-Mayaki Obs. in Ukraine, 2 in MPEC 2017-N59 -- 66391, 20460
F51Pan-STARRS 1 (PS1) in Hawaii, 4 in MPEC 2017-N59 -- 2017 BS5, 2008 KV28, 415715, 332408
T12UH/Tholen NEO Follow-Up 2.24m Telescope in Hawaii, 1 in MPEC 2017-N59 -- 2016 VG3
For a list of all participating observatories that have Web addresses, see A/CC's Observatory Links page.

Impact Risk Monitoring  on 7 July '17

At last check (NEODyS at 2150 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 7 July '17

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

1548Grabbed MPEC 2017-N59 - Daily Orbit Update - see above