The Beta Cassiopeids meteor shower takes place within the boundaries constellation of the Cassiopeia. The meteor showers occurs between 3 Jul- 19 Aug with the peak occuring on the 29-Jul every year
The closest star to the radiant point of the meteor shower is Caph. The coordinates can also be determined by the Right Ascension (24) and the Declination (59).
The Zenith Hourly Rate or how many you expect to see during the hour is 10. The ZHR can radically increase if the comet or associated object is close by. The speed/velocity of the Meteor Shower particles is 52 km/s.
|Closest Star to Radiant Point||Caph|
|Max Activity Date||29 Jul|
|Activity Period||3 Jul- 19 Aug|
|Zenith Hourly Rate||10|