May 22-29 Meteors

Meteor rates over Tucson dropped during the last week of May. This was partially due to slightly worse weather but may also be due to an actual decrease in meteor activity. Now that the Eta Aquariids are over, the second half of May and June are usually slow months meteor wise. The real celestial fireworks get going in July and August.

Obs Date(UT)     Time    TOT SPO ANT CCA NSC ETA SOP
SAL 2017-05-29  08h 16m   17  16  1   -   0   -   0
SAL 2017-05-28  08h 37m   16  12  2   -   0   0   2
SAL 2017-05-27  08h 38m   12  11  0   -   0   0   1
SAL 2017-05-26  07h 53m   12  10  2   -   -   0   0
SAL 2017-05-25  07h 32m   8   6   2   -   -   0   0
SAL 2017-05-24  08h 38m   10  9   0   -   -   0   1
SAL 2017-05-23  08h 43m   17  15  2   -   -   0   0
SAL 2017-05-22  08h 41m   14  10  1   1   -   1   1

SAL - SALSA3 camera in Tucson (Carl Hergenrother)
VIS - Visual observations from Tucson (Carl Hergenrother)
Time - 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)
ANT - Anthelions
XLI - April Chi Librids
CCA - Chi Capricornids
NSC - Northern Omega Scorpiids
ETA - Eta Aquariids
SOP - Southern May Ophiucids
Oth - other minor showers
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