February Meteors

February is traditionally a quiet month for meteors, with no major showers, as listed below courtesy of http://meteorshowersonline.com/

 

 

Minor Activity
Recommended experience level: Expert

Radiant Duration Maximum
Aurigids January 31-February 23 Feb. 5-10
Alpha Centaurids (ACE) February 2-25 Feb. 8/9
Beta Centaurids February 2-25 Feb. 8/9
Delta Leonids (DLE) February 5-March 19 Feb. 22/23
Sigma Leonids February 9-March 13 Feb. 25/26

Daylight Activity
Recommended experience level: Expert

Radiant Duration Maximum
Capricornids-Sagittariids January 13-February 28 Jan. 30-Feb. 3
Chi Capricornids January 29-February 28 Feb. 13/14

 

The peaks of these minor showers can be picked out over the month, average daikly count was 13.5 , with a maximum of 20.

Pete H