The meteor shower occurs between Jun 1 - Jul 15 with the peak occuring on the Jun 19 every year.
The meteor shower peaks on the Jun 19 every year.
The Solar Longitude (Abbrev: S.L., λ ☉) is 97 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 Zenith Hourly Rate or how many you expect to see during the hour is 5. The ZHR can radically increase if the comet or associated object is close by. The speed/velocity of the Meteor Shower particles is 23 km/s. The population index of the meteor shower is 3. The population index refers to the magnitude distribution of the meteorites, the smaller the index, the brighter the meteors are, the higher, the dimmer the meteors are. For this particular meteor shower, bright meteors are more frequent.
|Peak Activity Date||Jun 19|
|Activity Period||Jun 1 - Jul 15|
|Solar Longitude / λ ☉||97 °|
|Zenith Hourly Rate||5|
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