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Delta Aquariid Meteor Shower

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Delta Aquariid Meteor Shower is another strong shower best seen from the southern tropics. North of the equator the radiant is located lower in the southern sky and therefore rates are less than seen from further south.

The Delta Aquariid Meteor Shower produces good rates for a week centered on the night of maximum, around 29th July. These are usually faint meteors that lack both persistent trains and fireballs.

Delta Aquariid Meteor Shower
Delta Aquariid Meteor Shower

Last updated on: Saturday 27th May 2017

 

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