Summary of activity in 2019

Cardiff operates 3 cameras.

In 2019 Cardiff has recorded 141 individual meteor observations. These observations comprise 32 sporadic meteors and 109 stream meteors. A breakdown by month is shown below.

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

Fireball activity

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

Datetime Magnitude Duration Stream
2019-02-05 05:15:09 -5.2 0.46 SPO

All observations by Cardiff between 2014 and 2019

UKMON data for Cardiff covers the period from 2014 to 2019 and totals 4854 individual meteor observations. These observations comprise 1120 sporadic meteors and 3734 stream meteors.

This section provides a summary of all observations by Cardiff from 2014 to 2019. 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.