The Northern Daytime May Arietids meteor shower takes place within the boundaries constellation of Aries. The Solar Longitude (Abbrev: S.L., λ ☉) is 62.8 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 QC10. The coordinates can also be determined by the Right Ascension (47.2) and the Declination (19.3).
The speed/velocity of the Meteor Shower particles is 24 km/s.
|Associated Asteroid||2003 QC10??|
|Peak Activity Date||24th March|
|Solar Longitude / λ ☉||62.8 °|
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