Meteor Shower #183

Overview

# Radiants # Meteors Median Rank MDC # Abbrev. Name Status
6 663 28 226 ZTA zeta-Taurids w

Activity Interval

Source Begin Mean Max End
Sol. Long.
[°]
Date Sol. Long.
[°]
Date Sol. Long.
[°]
Date Sol. Long.
[°]
Date
#183 201 Oct 15 203 Oct 17 202 Oct 16 206 Oct 20
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]
#183 79.5 -0.5 13.1 1.2 80.3 10.5 79.6 -0.4 -10.0 1.3 80.2 -12.6 61.6 59.0
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
201 Oct 15 17 80.1 13.0 2.1 80.2 -10.1 63.0 2.4 181 3.2 413 1.1 1.4
202 Oct 16 28 80.3 10.5 2.5 80.2 -12.6 59.0 2.5 223 3.5 529 1.2 1.6
203 Oct 17 26 82.0 11.0 2.1 82.0 -12.2 65.0 2.1 236 3.2 560 1.1 1.4
204 Oct 18 24 77.6 11.5 2.2 77.6 -11.4 61.0 2.1 197 2.6 440 0.9 1.1
205 Oct 19 30 75.3 17.0 2.2 75.9 -5.7 59.0 2.3 148 2.3 293 0.7 0.9
206 Oct 20 50 80.2 17.5 2.0 80.6 -5.6 62.0 2.0 177 3.6 360 1.1 1.4

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