Cardiff operates 3 cameras.

In 2018 Cardiff has recorded 596 individual meteor observations. These observations comprise 128 sporadic meteors and 468 stream meteors. A breakdown by month is shown below.

Total number of streams recorded in 2018 by Cardiff : 204

The following graph shows observation counts by stream for the 20 most frequent showers based on preliminary UFO ANALYSIS classifications:

The following table shows which stations are generating matched observations with this station and the number of matches:

(Based on IAU definition of apparrent magnitude of -4.0 or brighter)

Datetime | Magnitude | Duration | Stream |
---|---|---|---|

2018-01-06 03:09:22 | -4.4 | 0.6 | DCM |

2018-08-24 02:27:53 | -4.1 | 2.16 | NDR |

UKMON data for Cardiff covers the period from 2014 to 2018 and totals 4391 individual meteor observations. These observations comprise 1045 sporadic meteors and 3346 stream meteors.

This section provides a summary of all observations by Cardiff from 2014 to 2018. A breakdown of the number of observations by year is given in the histogram below.

The following graph shows observation counts by stream (preliminary UFO ANALYSIS classification). A detailed breakdown by shower is given in the table at the end of this report.

Fireballs recorded (Based on IAU definition of apparrent magnitude of -4.0 or brighter)

Datetime | Magnitude | Duration | Stream |
---|---|---|---|

2017-08-13 00:17:31 | -8.9 | 0.68 | ERI |

2017-07-10 21:59:26 | -8.1 | 0.78 | KLY |

2017-08-13 03:04:52 | -7.5 | 0.2 | SPO |

2015-08-13 02:51:03 | -7.2 | 0.48 | PER |

2016-12-22 03:18:37 | -7.2 | 0.38 | COM |

2017-08-13 02:39:29 | -6.9 | 0.62 | PER |

2017-08-15 03:18:25 | -6.4 | 0.24 | SPO |

2017-08-12 22:08:07 | -6.3 | 0.44 | SPO |

2017-08-12 22:11:04 | -6.2 | 1.38 | AOC |

2016-08-11 23:33:52 | -5.9 | 0.14 | BPE |

2017-08-14 00:28:16 | -5.3 | 0.58 | PER |

2017-03-24 00:05:19 | -5.3 | 1.56 | KVI |

2017-08-19 01:10:44 | -5.0 | 0.24 | SPO |

2016-08-11 23:04:01 | -4.9 | 0.6 | PER |

2016-08-06 03:54:48 | -4.9 | 0.5 | GER |

2017-07-22 02:34:24 | -4.8 | 0.22 | BAR |

2014-08-13 02:13:04 | -4.7 | 0.64 | PER |

2014-08-15 03:56:22 | -4.5 | 0.44 | PER |

2015-08-19 23:18:54 | -4.5 | 0.06 | SPO |

2016-07-22 00:49:15 | -4.5 | 1.14 | CAP |

2016-08-13 03:40:28 | -4.5 | 0.3 | AIC |

2014-11-04 22:44:02 | -4.4 | 1.3 | OEE |

2018-01-06 03:09:22 | -4.4 | 0.6 | DCM |

2016-03-30 01:46:48 | -4.4 | 0.42 | AAL |

2017-08-03 02:55:34 | -4.4 | 0.38 | PER |

2015-08-08 00:53:25 | -4.3 | 0.82 | PER |

2016-08-16 23:29:09 | -4.3 | 1.08 | PER |

2014-12-01 02:58:58 | -4.3 | 0.56 | SPO |

2017-07-16 23:17:20 | -4.3 | 0.42 | KLY |

2017-08-28 00:32:22 | -4.3 | 0.08 | ALN |

2017-08-09 22:55:50 | -4.2 | 1.3 | ATA |

2016-08-11 23:33:52 | -4.2 | 0.06 | BPE |

2017-08-13 00:52:31 | -4.2 | 0.32 | SPO |

2014-09-09 03:04:02 | -4.1 | 0.66 | SPO |

2017-08-12 21:30:28 | -4.1 | 1.14 | PER |

2017-09-21 23:13:47 | -4.1 | 1.16 | NPI |

2018-08-24 02:27:53 | -4.1 | 2.16 | NDR |

2017-07-31 01:13:40 | -4.1 | 0.3 | ATR |

2017-08-13 03:41:21 | -4.1 | 0.14 | SPO |

2014-08-13 00:41:10 | -4.0 | 0.56 | MPR |

2014-09-16 21:38:21 | -4.0 | 1.22 | SPO |

2015-08-07 01:13:31 | -4.0 | 0.66 | PER |

2016-08-04 21:31:39 | -4.0 | 1.14 | ZCS |

2014-10-24 06:03:32 | -4.0 | 0.12 | SPO |

2016-01-04 22:14:29 | -4.0 | 0.86 | COM |

2016-08-12 00:27:11 | -4.0 | 0.88 | PER |

The following table shows which stations are generating matched observations with this station and the number of matches:

Total number of streams recorded: 377

Shower | Counts |
---|---|

SPO | 1045 |

PER | 364 |

GEM | 217 |

ORI | 70 |

COM | 51 |

ZCS | 49 |

STA | 45 |

NTA | 44 |

LEO | 41 |

HYD | 37 |

SPE | 33 |

QUA | 29 |

BPE | 27 |

BAR | 25 |

ZAR | 25 |

LYR | 24 |

AGC | 23 |

NOO | 23 |

TRI | 23 |

KCG | 21 |

DAD | 20 |

EER | 19 |

MPR | 19 |

SSA | 19 |

XAU | 19 |

AUR | 18 |

DRV | 18 |

ERI | 18 |

GDR | 18 |

KDR | 18 |

NUE | 18 |

POR | 18 |

ATR | 17 |

EGE | 17 |

EPV | 17 |

PVI | 17 |

BAU | 16 |

DAU | 16 |

MON | 16 |

SAP | 15 |

ZTA | 15 |

BCA | 14 |

DHY | 14 |

EHY | 14 |

FTA | 14 |

NLM | 14 |

NLY | 14 |

SOR | 14 |

TPY | 14 |

AHY | 13 |

CVN | 13 |

ETP | 13 |

FLY | 13 |

KUM | 13 |

KVI | 13 |

NAU | 13 |

SIA | 13 |

ANA | 12 |

AOC | 12 |

BPI | 12 |

MHY | 12 |

SLY | 12 |

SOO | 12 |

TPI | 12 |

ACM | 11 |

AOR | 11 |

BCN | 11 |

CMI | 11 |

DLM | 11 |

ETA | 11 |

GCP | 11 |

KHY | 11 |

KSE | 11 |

NPI | 11 |

NZT | 11 |

OME | 11 |

TCA | 11 |

AHE | 10 |

ALY | 10 |

AMO | 10 |

EPC | 10 |

GER | 10 |

MLE | 10 |

NBO | 10 |

NOA | 10 |

NZP | 10 |

OCY | 10 |

OML | 10 |

OMO | 10 |

PPS | 10 |

PSU | 10 |

RGE | 10 |

RLE | 10 |

RPU | 10 |

SAR | 10 |

ABA | 9 |

ACB | 9 |

AED | 9 |

ALO | 9 |

AMD | 9 |

CAP | 9 |

DKD | 9 |

DMH | 9 |

DPI | 9 |

DSE | 9 |

JCO | 9 |

JLE | 9 |

LAQ | 9 |

MUL | 9 |

NDR | 9 |

OBC | 9 |

PAR | 9 |

SCS | 9 |

SDA | 9 |

SOL | 9 |

TCB | 9 |

XVI | 9 |

ALN | 8 |

AUD | 8 |

AXC | 8 |

BMO | 8 |

DAB | 8 |

DCL | 8 |

DCM | 8 |

DEL | 8 |

DSV | 8 |

ETT | 8 |

GBO | 8 |

ICS | 8 |

JRH | 8 |

LUM | 8 |

NDL | 8 |

NIA | 8 |

OLY | 8 |

OPC | 8 |

ORN | 8 |

OUI | 8 |

PAU | 8 |

PSA | 8 |

THA | 8 |

URS | 8 |

ZSE | 8 |

ADC | 7 |

ASC | 7 |

BAQ | 7 |

BHE | 7 |

CTA | 7 |

GCM | 7 |

IAR | 7 |

JLY | 7 |

JZD | 7 |

MVE | 7 |

NAS | 7 |

NDD | 7 |

NID | 7 |

OCG | 7 |

OCU | 7 |

OER | 7 |

PIH | 7 |

SDL | 7 |

SLD | 7 |

SLE | 7 |

TOP | 7 |

UUM | 7 |

AAN | 6 |

ACA | 6 |

AUP | 6 |

BSX | 6 |

CAN | 6 |

DTA | 6 |

FMV | 6 |

GPS | 6 |

KLY | 6 |

LMI | 6 |

LOP | 6 |

NGM | 6 |

NHY | 6 |

NZC | 6 |

OCT | 6 |

PCA | 6 |

SAQ | 6 |

XCB | 6 |

AAL | 5 |

AIC | 5 |

ATA | 5 |

DAL | 5 |

DAR | 5 |

ELY | 5 |

EVI | 5 |

FEV | 5 |

FPL | 5 |

JIP | 5 |

JPE | 5 |

NCC | 5 |

NDA | 5 |

NHD | 5 |

ORS | 5 |

PBO | 5 |

TVI | 5 |

UCE | 5 |

ZCN | 5 |

ACO | 4 |

AND | 4 |

ASX | 4 |

AVB | 4 |

BCB | 4 |

DCY | 4 |

DDR | 4 |

DLI | 4 |

DPC | 4 |

FED | 4 |

GCA | 4 |

GDE | 4 |

GLI | 4 |

GTA | 4 |

GTI | 4 |

HVI | 4 |

ICE | 4 |

JEC | 4 |

JPV | 4 |

LBO | 4 |

LVI | 4 |

MIC | 4 |

NAL | 4 |

ODR | 4 |

OEE | 4 |

OUM | 4 |

SCC | 4 |

SOA | 4 |

SPI | 4 |

SRP | 4 |

SZC | 4 |

TCE | 4 |

TCN | 4 |

TPR | 4 |

XHE | 4 |

XLI | 4 |

ZCA | 4 |

ZCY | 4 |

ZDR | 4 |

ZED | 4 |

AAH | 3 |

ABC | 3 |

ABO | 3 |

ACT | 3 |

ARC | 3 |

BCM | 3 |

CAM | 3 |

DRA | 3 |

DSA | 3 |

EAU | 3 |

ESE | 3 |

EUM | 3 |

JBO | 3 |

JCC | 3 |

JEO | 3 |

JGS | 3 |

JNO | 3 |

JRC | 3 |

JRP | 3 |

LCY | 3 |

LDR | 3 |

LLY | 3 |

MAC | 3 |

MBC | 3 |

MDR | 3 |

MLY | 3 |

MPV | 3 |

NAR | 3 |

NCY | 3 |

NEC | 3 |

NLD | 3 |

NOP | 3 |

3 | |

PIP | 3 |

PUM | 3 |

PUP | 3 |

SAL | 3 |

SCA | 3 |

SCU | 3 |

SIC | 3 |

SOP | 3 |

SSC | 3 |

SSG | 3 |

SSS | 3 |

UAN | 3 |

XUM | 3 |

ABS | 2 |

ACC | 2 |

AOE | 2 |

APG | 2 |

ARI | 2 |

BCP | 2 |

BEQ | 2 |

BUM | 2 |

CCA | 2 |

CUR | 2 |

DBA | 2 |

DED | 2 |

DMT | 2 |

DPL | 2 |

DTR | 2 |

ECO | 2 |

FHE | 2 |

FOP | 2 |

GCO | 2 |

GPU | 2 |

ICY | 2 |

ISC | 2 |

JMC | 2 |

JZA | 2 |

KAQ | 2 |

MML | 2 |

MPS | 2 |

MVL | 2 |

MZC | 2 |

NER | 2 |

NGP | 2 |

NGV | 2 |

NLL | 2 |

NSS | 2 |

NVI | 2 |

OLE | 2 |

OMC | 2 |

OPG | 2 |

PSP | 2 |

SGE | 2 |

TAH | 2 |

ALA | 1 |

AUM | 1 |

AUS | 1 |

BCR | 1 |

BPG | 1 |

CAU | 1 |

CLE | 1 |

DDC | 1 |

DDL | 1 |

DMC | 1 |

DNA | 1 |

DXL | 1 |

EPG | 1 |

EPR | 1 |

FAO | 1 |

FBO | 1 |

FCB | 1 |

FCM | 1 |

GUM | 1 |

ICA | 1 |

JBP | 1 |

JHY | 1 |

JSC | 1 |

JUG | 1 |

KSC | 1 |

LPE | 1 |

MAL | 1 |

MCA | 1 |

MSR | 1 |

NPH | 1 |

NSC | 1 |

NUM | 1 |

OKD | 1 |

OLP | 1 |

OMA | 1 |

OPL | 1 |

OSE | 1 |

PAQ | 1 |

PEG | 1 |

SGV | 1 |

SLL | 1 |

SSE | 1 |

SVI | 1 |

TAQ | 1 |

TSR | 1 |

XCE | 1 |

XDR | 1 |

ZOP | 1 |

ZPU | 1 |