The Arietids meteor shower takes place within the boundaries constellation of the Aries. The meteor showers occurs between Sept 7-Oct 27 with the peak occuring on the Oct. 8/9 every year
The source of the meteor shower is Halleys Comet. 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.
|Associated Asteroid||Halleys Comet|
|Closest Star to Radiant Point||Epsilon Arietis|
|Max Activity Date||08 Jun|
|Activity Period||Sept 7-Oct 27|