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η-Aquariids


In the southern hemisphere, η-Aquariids is the best meteor showers in a year. In the northern hemisphere, however, it is not much meteor echoes because of low radiant elevation.
In Radio Meteor Observation, the activity does not have a sharp peak.

Information of η-Aquariids

Name η-Aquariids
IMO Code ETA
Solar Longitude(MAX) 45°.5
Radiant α = 338° / δ = -1°
feature ZHR(max):60, r=2.4, V:66km/s
Parant Comet 1P/Halley
Reference The International Meteor Organization

Condition of observation in maximum night (2013 - 2015)

May MAX.Time(UT) moon
(6th 0h)
45.5 (IMO)
2013 6th 01h 26
2014 6th 07h 7
2015 6th 13h 17

Results

Result of η-Aquariids is recorded.(mainly Radio Meteor Observation)
icon Result of η-Aquariids