Meteor Shower #177

Overview

# Radiants # Meteors Median Rank MDC # Abbrev. Name Status
7 555 29 226 ZTA zeta-Taurids w

Activity Interval

Source Begin Mean Max End
Sol. Long.
[°]
Date Sol. Long.
[°]
Date Sol. Long.
[°]
Date Sol. Long.
[°]
Date
#177 195 Oct 08 198 Oct 11 195 Oct 08 201 Oct 15
ZTA - - 196 Oct 10 - - - -

Position and Velocity

Source Equatorial Position Ecliptical Position Velocity
Mean @ Max Mean @ Max Mean @ Max
RA
[°]
Drift RA
[°/°]
Decl.
[°]
Drift DE
[°/°]
RA
[°]
Decl.
[°]
Long.
[°]
Drift LON
[°/°]
Lat.
[°]
Drift LAT
[°/°]
Long.
[°]
Lat.
[°]
Vinf
[km/s]
Vinf
[km/s]
#177 76.9 -1.0 12.8 -0.1 78.8 10.5 77.1 -1.0 -10.0 0.0 78.7 -12.5 63.7 65.0
ZTA 86.1 - 14.7 - - - 86.2 - -8.7 - - - 68.1 -

Individual Radiants

Sol. Long.
[°]
Date Rank Equatorial Coord. Ecliptical Coord. Velocity # Meteors
RA
[°]
Decl.
[°]
+/-
[°]
Long.
[°]
Lat.
[°]
Vinf
[km/s]
+/-
[km/s]
Abs. Rel. Abs. Norm. Rel. Norm. Rel. Norm. SPO
195 Oct 08 29 78.8 10.5 2.2 78.7 -12.5 65.0 2.2 157 2.2 400 0.8 1.1
196 Oct 10 43 78.5 13.0 2.2 78.6 -10.0 70.0 2.4 149 2.1 354 0.7 0.9
197 Oct 11 20 77.0 14.5 2.1 77.3 -8.4 64.0 2.5 160 2.4 358 0.8 1.0
198 Oct 12 40 77.6 15.0 2.0 77.9 -7.9 67.0 2.2 130 2.1 292 0.7 0.9
199 Oct 13 20 78.7 13.5 2.1 78.9 -9.5 62.0 2.5 142 2.4 325 0.8 1.0
200 Oct 14 29 74.6 12.0 2.3 74.7 -10.6 59.0 2.3 141 2.4 311 0.8 1.0
201 Oct 15 26 71.8 11.0 1.8 71.8 -11.3 57.0 2.3 104 1.9 226 0.6 0.8

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