The Lambda Virginids meteor shower takes place within the boundaries constellation of Virgo. The Solar Longitude (Abbrev: S.L., λ ☉) is 20 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 Khambalia. The coordinates can also be determined by the Right Ascension (210.7) and the Declination (-10.2).
The speed/velocity of the Meteor Shower particles is 27 km/s.
|Closest Star to Radiant Point||Khambalia|
|Solar Longitude / λ ☉||20 °|