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Northern December Delta Arietids Meteor Shower

When and where does the Northern December Delta Arietids Meteor Shower Occur

The Northern December Delta Arietids  meteor shower takes place within the boundaries constellation of Aries. The Solar Longitude (Abbrev: S.L., λ ☉) is 256.5 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 Botein. The coordinates can also be determined by the Right Ascension (53) and the Declination (29).

The speed/velocity of the Meteor Shower particles is 15 km/s.

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Northern December Delta Arietids Meteor Shower Facts


CodeDNA
ConstellationAries
Associated Asteroid1990 HA?
Closest Star to Radiant PointBotein
Right Ascension53
Declination29
Solar Longitude / λ ☉256.5 °
Speed/Velocity15
Semi-Major Axis1.8260
Perihelion0.7660
Longitude251.1000
Inclination4.2000


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