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Daytime April Piscids Meteor Shower

When and where does the Daytime April Piscids Meteor Shower Occur

The Daytime April Piscids  meteor shower takes place within the boundaries constellation of Pisces. The Solar Longitude (Abbrev: S.L., λ ☉) is 26 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 source of the meteor shower is believed to be Asteroid 2005 NZ6. The coordinates can also be determined by the Right Ascension (4.9) and the Declination (5.5).

The speed/velocity of the Meteor Shower particles is 29 km/s.

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Daytime April Piscids Meteor Shower Facts

Associated Asteroid2005 NZ6?
Peak Activity Date16th April
Right Ascension4.9
Solar Longitude / λ ☉26 °
Semi-Major Axis1.5300

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