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Northern Daytime May Arietids Meteor Shower

The Northern Daytime May Arietids meteor shower takes place within the boundaries constellation of Aries. The meteor shower peaks on the 24th March every year.

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.

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Northern Daytime May Arietids Meteor Shower Facts

Associated Asteroid2003 QC10??
Peak Activity Date24th March
Right Ascension47.2
Solar Longitude / λ ☉62.8 °
Semi-Major Axis-1.5600

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