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Alpha Leonid Complex Meteor Shower

When and where does the Alpha Leonid Complex Meteor Shower Occur

The Alpha Leonid Complex  meteor shower takes place within the boundaries constellation of Leo. The Solar Longitude (Abbrev: S.L., λ ☉) is 349 degrees, this value is the the date of maximum activity. It is measured as a degree with zero degree indicating spring equinox (roughly March 21st/22nd). 90 is the Summer Solstice, 180 is the Autumn Equinox and 270 is the Winter Solstice. This degree is independent of the calender. AMS .

The closest star to the radiant point of the meteor shower is Regulus.

The speed/velocity of the Meteor Shower particles is 12 km/s.

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Alpha Leonid Complex Meteor Shower Facts

Closest Star to Radiant PointRegulus
Solar Longitude / λ ☉349 °

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