Alpha Capricornid meteors

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A meteor shower of generally low activity (maximum ZHR 10) between July 3 and August 15. There appear to be several maxima, the principal one around July 30. Alpha Capricornid meteors are often long, slow, and bright. At maximum, the radiant lies at RA 20h 28m, dec. −10°.

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