Alpha Cygnid meteors

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A putative meteor shower with ill-defined activity limits, emanating throughout July and August from an apparently stationary radiant at RA 21 h 00m, dec. +48° near Deneb. Observed rates seldom exceed 1–3 meteors/h, and there are doubts as to the shower's authenticity.

Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics.

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