Month: October 2022

Meteor Activity Outlook for 29 October-4 November 2022

During this period, the moon reaches its first quarter phase on Tuesday November 1st. At that time the moon will lie 90 degrees east of the sun and will set near  22:00 local standard time (LST) on October 31st. As the week progresses the waxing gibbous moon will shrink the window of dark sky between moon set and dawn to about two hours by the end of the period. This weekend the moon will during the evening hours and will not interfere with meteor observing.

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UK Radio Meteor Beacon Project

Introduction The UK Meteor Beacon (call sign GB3MBA:‘Meteor Beacon for Astronomy’) is a collaborative project between the UK amateur radio and radio astronomy communities, to facilitate the study of meteor events above the UK....

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Meteor Activity Outlook for 22-28 October 2022

During this period, the moon reaches its new phase on Tuesday October 25th. At that time the moon will lie near the sun and will be invisible at night. As the week progresses the waxing crescent moon will enter the evening sky but will be so thin and will set so early that it will not interfere with meteor observing. This weekend the moon will rise just prior to dawn and will not interfere with meteor observing.

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