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Delta Piscids Meteor Shower

The Delta Piscids meteor shower takes place within the boundaries constellation of the Pisces. The meteor showers occurs between Jun 20-26 with the peak occuring on the Jun 23 every year.

The Solar Longitude (Abbrev: S.L., λ ☉) is 92 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 closest star to the radiant point of the meteor shower is Linteum. The coordinates can also be determined by the Right Ascension (11.2) and the Declination (5.6).

The speed/velocity of the Meteor Shower particles is 69 km/s.

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Delta Piscids Meteor Shower Facts


CodeDPI
ConstellationPisces
Closest Star to Radiant PointLinteum
Max Activity Date23 Jun
Activity PeriodJun 20-26
Right Ascension11.2
Declination5.6
Solar Longitude / λ ☉92 °
Speed/Velocity69
Semi-Major Axis7.9600
Perihelion0.9150
Longitude92.3000
Eccentricity0.9050
Inclination178.3000


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