January Meteors

Hi, here are the radar  meteor observations for January.

The main activity was the Quadrantids on Jan3/4, there were several other peaks of activity caused by the combination of other minor showers during the month, particularly:

Jan 5th-9th , Gamma Velids and Rho Geminids

Jan 16th – 18th Jan Bootids, Eta Craterids, Jan Draconids.

Jan 20th -31st Canids, Eta Carinids, Alpha Hydrids, Alpa leonids,

The coming months of February and march have no major showers, just a snall number of minor showers. The next main shower will be in April the Lyrids  peaking on April 22nd.


Pete H


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