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Arietids Meteor Shower

When and where does the Arietids Meteor Shower Occur

The Arietids  meteor shower takes place within the boundaries constellation of Aries. The meteor shower occurs between Sept 7-Oct 27 with the peak occurring on the Oct. 8/9 every year.

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

The speed/velocity of the Meteor Shower particles is 39 km/s.

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Arietids Meteor Shower Facts

Associated AsteroidHalleys Comet
Closest Star to Radiant PointEpsilon Arietis
Peak Activity DateOct. 8/9
Activity PeriodSept 7-Oct 27

Location of the Radiant Point for the Arietids Meteor Shower

Map showing the location of where the Arietids radiate from within Aries

The image showing the location of Arietids was generated using the free application Night Vision.

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