alpha Capricornids Meteor Shower

alpha Capricornids Meteor Shower

The Alpha Capricornids are active from July 3 through August 15 with a “plateau-like” maximum centered on July 30. This shower is not very strong and rarely produces in excess of five shower members per hour. What is notable about this shower is the number...
Alpha Capricornids Meteor Shower

Alpha Capricornids Meteor Shower

The Alpha Capricornids enter their maximum on July 29. This shower is weak and only produces roughly five shower events per hour. This shower produces large fireballs. They are seen equally on both sides of the equator.