The Delta Librids meteor shower takes place within the boundaries constellation of Libra. The Solar Longitude (Abbrev: S.L., λ ☉) is 141.7 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 2003 MU. The closest star to the radiant point of the meteor shower is Delta Librae. The coordinates can also be determined by the Right Ascension (234.5) and the Declination (-2.5).
The speed/velocity of the Meteor Shower particles is 7 km/s.
|Associated Asteroid||2003 MU?|
|Closest Star to Radiant Point||Delta Librae|
|Peak Activity Date||14th August|
|Solar Longitude / λ ☉||141.7 °|
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