Confirmations for July 2022

Dear All,

Here are confirmations for July 2022. Apologies that these have been slow to be released -- the summer is always a busy time for me.

Soho#  Date/Time of Post  Discoverer     Tel     Group   Images of...
4490  Jul04,22 08:01:30   Z.Yang        C3,C2    Kreutz  Jul04,22
4491  Jul09,22 16:32:38   H.Tan          C2      Kreutz  Jul09,22
4492  Jul11,22 08:38:52   W.Boonplod  C3,C2,C2A  Kreutz  Jul11-13,22
4493  Jul11,22 14:38:12   H.Tan          C3      Kreutz  Jul11,22
4494* Jul10,22 09:52am    J.Ruan,W.Zhou  C2      Meyer   Jul11,22
4495  Jul12,22 12:14:01   Z.Xu           C3      Kreutz  Jul12,22
4496  Jul13,22 22:33:26   H.Tan        C3,C2     Kreutz  Jul14,22
4497  Jul14,22 22:55:16   Z.Yang         C3      Kreutz  Jul15,22
4498  Jul19,22 02:23:11   W.Boonplod   C3,C2     Marsden Jul19-20,22
4499  Jul19,22 03:15:56   W.Boonplod     C3      Kreutz  Jul19,22
4500  Jul22,22 08:35:33   W.Boonplod     C3      Kreutz? Jul22,22
4501  Jul23,22 06:51:02   Z.Yang         C3      Kreutz  Jul23,22
4502  Jul26,22 01:28:18   Z.Yang       C3,C2     Kreutz  Jul26-27,22
4503  Jul27,22 00:06:39   Z.Yang         C2      Meyer   Jul27,22
4504* Jul29,22 08:55PM    W.Boonplod     C3      Kreutz  Jul29-30,22
4505* Jul30,22 08:54AM    J.Ruan,W.Zhou  C3      Kreutz  Jul30,22
4506* Jul31,22 02:30AM    Z.Yang         C3      Kreutz  Jul31,22

*4494 = SohoHunter 5576
*4404 = SohoHunter 5585
*4405 = SohoHunter 5588
*4406 = SohoHunter 5592

I received communication separately from Jiangao Ruan and Wenjie Zhou that they are working together on analyzing the SOHO data, so their discoveries are considered as joint-discovery. (There has never been any limitation on working as part of a team for comet hunting, so this is completely fine.)

Once again we have a LOT of archive reports that I need to work through. I will probably save those until next month as I'm still catching up on other things this month. I will try and get the August confirmations done this week though.

Also, some people have been having problems getting emails to my NRL account. Unfortunately I do not receive any notification of blocked emails, so I have no way of knowing if you have sent anything. So if you contact me, please continue to use my NRL email addresses (below) but also cc the sungrazercomets address (also below) so that I know something was sent to me.

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