Oct 3/4 Meteors

A few clouds moved through during the night. Luckily the prime meteor observing hours were cloud free. The clouds are a harbinger of more to come as a Pacific trough moves across the area. As a result, there may not be too many meteors sightings from our cameras over the next two day.

Obs  Date (UT)   TotTime TOT SPO NTA STA DAU ORI
Carl 2008-10-04   8h 29m  16  12  1   2   0   1

TotTime – Total amount of time each camera looked for meteors
TOT – total number of meteors detected
SPO – Sporadics (meteors not affiliated with any particular meteor shower)
NTA – Northern Taurids
STA – Southern Taurids
DAU – δ-Aurigids (Delta Aurigids)
ORI – Orionids

About Carl Hergenrother
I am a professional astronomer specializing in the study of comets, asteroids and meteors. This blog will focus on my professional and amateur work in this field

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