The January 2013 report of the IMO Video Meteor Network is presented, based on more than 13 000 meteors recorded by 71 cameras in nearly 5 000 hours of observing time. The flux density profile of the Quadrantids is presented which peaked on January 3. Shower parameters for December α-Draconids, January Leonids, Northern δ-Cancrids, ξ-Coronae Borealids, January ξ-Ursae Majorids, γ-Ursae Minorids, January Comae Berenicids, α-Coronae Borealids, and February ɛ-Virginids are presented. A possible new shower η-Corvids is announced, being active between January 20 and 26.
WGN, Journal of the International Meteor Organization
- Pub Date:
- April 2013