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Northern Daytime May Arietids Meteor Shower

When and where does the Northern Daytime May Arietids Meteor Shower Occur

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.

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Northern Daytime May Arietids Meteor Shower Facts


CodeNMA
ConstellationAries
Associated Asteroid2003 QC10??
Peak Activity Date24th March
Right Ascension47.2
Declination19.3
Solar Longitude / λ ☉62.8 °
Speed/Velocity24
Semi-Major Axis-1.5600
Perihelion0.3300
Longitude62.8000
Eccentricity0.7500
Inclination2.9000


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