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Major Meteor Stream of 2017

Shower Activity
(D/M-D/M)
Maximum
(HKT-D/M)
Zenith Hour Rate (ZHR) Suggested Observation Period Local Observation Condition
Quadrantids 28/12 - 12/01 3/1, 22:00 120 4/1, 1:00 – 6:00 Favourable
Lyrids 16/04 - 25/04 22/4, 20:00 18+ 22/4, 22:00 – 23/4, 5:00 Favourable
η-Aquariids 19/4 – 28/5 6/5, 10:00 50 6/5, 2:00 – 4:30 Fair
Southern δ- Aquariids 12/07 - 23/08 30/07 25 30/7, 21:00 – 31/7, 5:00 Favourable
Perseids 17/07 - 24/08 12/08 150 12/8, 21:30 – 13/8, 5:00 Unfavourable
Orionids 02/10 - 07/11 21/10 20 21/10, 22:30 – 22/10, 5:30 Favourable
Leonids 06/11 - 30/11 18/11, 00:30 10 18/11, 0:00 – 5:30 Favourable
Geminids 04/12 - 17/12 14/12, 14:30 120 13/12, 19:30 – 14/12, 6:00
14/12, 19:30 – 15/12, 6:00
Excellent

Source of data: International Meteor Organization