ANNUAL METEOR SHOWER CHECKLIST
This listing gives you the name of the meteor shower, the radiant (the constellation that it appears to come from), and, if known, the parent comet.
For more information on meteorites, visit the Tektite and Meteorite page.
|Name of Meteor Shower||
|January 3||Quadrantids||originally from Mural Quadrant constellation, which was discarded and integrated with Bootes||Unknown|
|April 21||Lyrids||from Lyra||1861I Thatcher|
|May 4||Eta Aquarids||from Aquarius||Halley|
|June 30||Beta Taurids||from Taurus||Encke|
|July 30||Delta Aquarids||from Aquarius||Unknown|
|August 12||Perseids||from Perseus||1862III Swift-Tuttle|
|October 9||Draconids||from Draco||Giacobini-Zimmer|
|October 20||Orionids||from Orion||Halley|
|November 7||Taurids||from Taurus||Encke|
|November 16||Leonids||from Leo||1866I Tuttle|
|December 13||Geminids||from the Gemini||3200 Phaeton|
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