Phoenicids


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Phoenicids

(fee -nă-sidz) A minor southern hemisphere meteor shower, radiant: RA 15°, dec –55°, maximizing on Dec. 4.
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alpha] Crucids Jan 19 Jan 06-Jan 28 12h48m [alpha] Centaurids Feb 07 Jan 28-Feb 21 14 00 [gamma] Normids Mar 13 Feb 25-Mar 22 16 36 [delta] Pavonids Apr 06 Mar 11-Apr 16 20 32 April Lyrids Apr 22 Apr 16 -Apr 25 18 05 [pi] Puppids Apr 23 Apr 15 -Apr 28 07 20 [eta] Aquariids May 05 Apr 21-May 12 22 24 [theta] Ophiuchids Jun 13 Jun 08-Jun 16 17 48 June Lyrids Jun 16 Jun 11-Jun 21 18 32 July Phoenicids Jul 13 Jul 10-Jul 16 02 08 Piscis Australids Jul 28 Jul 19 -Aug 17 22 40 S.
December Phoenicids--Tim Cooper observed weak but definite activity from this shower on the evenings of 4 and 5 December, seeing 5 Phoenicids in 3 hours.
3[degrees] from the Moon (12h) Jupiter at conjunction (22h) 25 Mercury near the Moon (16h) 26 Jupiter near the Moon (21h) 27 New Moon (00h) 28 Moon at apogee (406600 km; 05h) 29 Regulus near the Moon (05h) Meteor showers Shower Duration Maximum July Phoenicids Jul 10-Jul 16 Jul 13 Piscis Australids Jul 19-Aug 17 Jul 28 Southern delta Aquariids Jul 21-Aug 29 Jul 29 alpha Capricornids Jul 15-Aug 25 Jul 30 Deep-sky objects Designation Object type and constellation NGC 5823 open cluster in Circinus NGC 6025 open cluster in Tr.
double dagger]) Comet Blanpain, previously considered lost, is the parent comet of the December Phoenicids meteor shower (see Table 11, p 86) which may show activity in December.
Dec [alpha] Crucids Jan 19 Jan 06-Jan 28 12h 48m -63[degrees] [alpha] Centaurids Feb 07 Jan 28-Feb 21 14 00 -59 [gamma] Normids Mar 13 Feb 25-Mar 22 16 36 -51 [delta] Pavonids Apr 06 Mar 11-Apr 16 20 32 -63 April Lyrids Apr 22 Apr 16-Apr 25 18 05 +34 [pi] Puppids Apr 23 Apr 15-Apr 28 07 20 -45 [eta] Aquariids May 05 Apr 21-May 12 22 24 -02 [theta] Ophiuchids Jun 13 Jun 08-Jun 16 17 48 -20 June Lyrids Jun 16 Jun 11-Jun 21 18 32 +35 July Phoenicids Jul 13 Jul 10-Jul 16 02 08 -48 Piscis Australids Jul 28 Jul 19-Aug 17 22 40 -30 S.
elongation (20[degrees] west) Meteor showers Shower Duration Maximum July Phoenicids Jul 10--Jul 16 Jul 13 Piscis Australids Jul 19--Aug 17 Jul 28 Southern delta Aquariids Jul 21--Aug 29 Jul 29 alpha Capricornids Jul 15--Aug 25 Jul 30 Observing prospects for the July Phoenicids are favourable in 2013.
Duration [alpha] Crucids Jan 19 Jan 06-Jan 28 [alpha] Centaurids Feb 07 Jan 28-Feb 21 [gamma] Normids Mar 13 Feb 25-Mar 22 [delta] Pavonids Apr 06 Mar 11-Apr 16 April Lyrids Apr 22 Apr 16-Apr 25 [pi] Puppids Apr 23 Apr 15-Apr 28 [eta] Aquariids May 05 Apr 21-May 12 [theta] Ophiuchids Jun 13 Jun 08-Jun 16 June Lyrids Jun 16 Jun 11-Jun 21 July Phoenicids Jul 13 Jul 10-Jul 16 Piscis Australids Jul 28 Jul 19-Aug 17 S.
Dec [alpha] Crucids Jan 19 Jan 06-Jan 28 12h 48m -63[degrees] [alpha] Centaurids Feb 07 Jan 28-Feb 21 14 00 -59 [gamma] Normids Mar 13 Feb 25-Mar 22 16 36 -51 [delta] Pavonids Apr 06 Mar 11-Apr 16 20 32 -63 April Lyrids Apr 22 Apr 16-Apr 25 18 05 +34 [pi] Puppids Apr 23 Apr 16-Apr 28 07 20 -45 [eta] Aquarids May 05 Apr 21-May 12 22 24 -02 [theta] Ophiuchids Jun 13 Jun 08-Jun 16 17 48 -20 June Lyrids Jun 16 Jun 11-Jun 21 18 32 +35 July Phoenicids Jul 13 Jul 10-Jul 16 02 08 -48 Piscis Australids Jul 28 Jul 19-Aug 17 22 40 -30 S.
Meteor Showers Day * Shower Duration 13 Phoenicids July 10-July 16 28 Piscis Australids July 19-Aug 17 29 S Delta Aquarids July 21-Aug 29 30 Alpha Capricornids July 15-Aug 25 * Date of maximum activity.
Alpha Crucids Jan 19 Jan 06-Jan 28 12h 48m Alpha Centaurids Feb 07 Jan 28-Feb 21 14 00 Gamma Normids Mar 13 Feb 25-Mar 22 16 36 Delta Pavonids [a] Apr 06 Mar 11-Apr 16 20 32 April Lyrids [b] Apr 22 Apr 16-Apr 25 18 05 Pi Puppids [c] Apr 23 Apr 15-Apr 28 07 20 Alpha Scorpiids May 03 Apr 11-May 12 16 00 Eta Aquarids [d] May 05 Apr 21-May 12 22 24 Chi Scorpiids Jun 05 May 27-Jun 20 16 32 Sagittarids Jun 11 Jun 08-Jun 16 20 16 Theta Ophiuchids Jun 13 Jun 08-Jun 16 17 48 June Lyrids Jun 16 Jun 11-Jun 21 18 32 July Phoenicids Jul 13 Jul 10-Jul 16 02 08 Piscis Australids Jul 28 Jul 19-Aug 17 22 40 S.
Alpha Crucids Jan 19 Jan 06-Jan 28 Alpha Centaurids Feb 07 Jan 28-Feb 21 Gamma Normids Mar 13 Feb 25-Mar 22 Delta Pavonids[a] Apr 06 Mar 11-Apr 16 April Lyrids[b] Apr 22 Apr 16-Apr 25 Pi Puppids[c] Apr 23 Apr 15-Apr 28 Alpha Scorpiids May 03 Apr 11-May 12 Eta Aquarids[d] May 05 Apr 21-May 12 Chi Scorpiids Jun 05 May 27-Jun 20 Sagittards Jun 11 Jun 08-Jun 16 Theta Ophiuchids Jun 13 Jun 08-Jun 16 June Lyrids Jun 16 Jun 11-Jun 21 July Phoenicids Jul 13 Jul 10-Jul 16 Piscis Australids Jul 28 Jul 19-Aug 17 S.
Day Shower Duration 13 July Phoenicids July 10-July 16 28 Piscis Australids July 19-Aug 17 29 Southern Delta Aquarids July 21-Aug 29 30 Alpha Capricornids July 15-Aug 25 Constellation Day Constellation 01 Scutum 02 Lyra 05 Sagittarius 06 Telescopium 12 Aquila 13 Pavo 17 Sagitta 26 Vulpecula 29 Cygnus 31 Delphinus Date of midnight culmination.