IAU-MDC home    IAU Comission 22   IAU Comission 15   IAU Division F   IAU main page   © 1998 photo S. Binnewies 

List of all meteor showers                      Sorting by:                          DOWNLOAD list of all showers!

No Code Name No Code Name No Code Name
00001  CAP   alpha Capricornids 00228  OLY   October Lyncids 00425  PSA   psi Aurigids
00002  STA   Southern Taurids 00229  NAU   nu Aurigids 00426  DCR   Daytime Craterids
00003  SIA   Southern iota Aquariids 00230  ICS   October iota Cassiopeiids 00427  FED   February eta Draconids
00004  GEM   Geminids 00231  ACM   Daytime alpha Canis Majorids 00428  DSV   December sigma Virginids
00005  SDA   Southern delta Aquariids 00232  BCN   Daytime beta Cancrids 00429  ACB   alpha Coronae Borealids
00006  LYR   April Lyrids 00233  OCC   October Capricornids 00430  POR   September pi Orionids
00007  PER   Perseids 00234  EPC   October epsilon Piscids 00431  JIP   June iota Pegasids
00008  ORI   Orionids 00235  LCY   lambda Cygnids 00432  NBO   nu Bootids
00009  DRA   October Draconids 00236  GPS   gamma Piscids 00433  ETP   eta Pegasids
00010  QUA   Quadrantids 00237  SSA   sigma Arietids 00434  BAR   beta Arietids
00011  EVI   eta Virginids 00238  DOR   alpha Doradids 00435  MPR   mu Perseids
00012  KCG   kappa Cygnids 00239  GPU   October gamma Puppids 00436  GCP   gamma Cepheids
00013  LEO   Leonids 00240  DFV   Daytime psi Virginids 00437  NLY   November Lyncids
00014  XOR   chi Orionid Complex 00241  OUI   October Ursae Minorids 00438  MLE   mu Leonids
00015  URS   Ursids 00242  XDR   xi Draconids 00439  ASX   alpha Sextantids
00016  HYD   sigma Hydrids 00243  ZCN   zeta Cancrids 00440  NLM   November Leonis Minorids
00017  NTA   Northern Taurids 00244  PAR   psi1 Aurigids 00441  NLD   November lambda Draconids
00018  AND   Andromedids 00245  NHD   November Hydrids 00442  RLE   rho Leonids
00019  MON   December Monocerotids 00246  AMO   alpha Monocerotids 00443  DCL   December Leonids
00020  COM   Comae Berenicids 00247  TAU   Taurid Complex 00444  ZCS   zeta Cassiopeiids
00021  AVB   alpha Virginids 00249  NAR   November nu Arietids 00445  KUM   kappa Ursae Majorids
00022  LMI   Leonis Minorids 00250  NOO   November Orionids 00446  DPC   December phi Cassiopeiids
00023  EGE   epsilon Geminids 00251  IVI   Daytime iota Virginids 00448  AAL   April alpha Librids
00025  NOA   Northern October delta Arietids 00252  ALY   alpha Lyncids 00449  ABS   April beta Sextantids
00026  NDA   Northern delta Aquariids 00253  CMI   December Canis Minorids 00450  AED   April epsilon Delphinids
00027  KSE   kappa Serpentids 00254  PHO   Phoenicids 00451  CAM   Camelopardalids
00028  SOA   Southern October delta Arietids 00255  PUV   Puppid-Velids I Complex 00452  TVI   theta Virginids
00029  DLE   delta Leonid Complex 00256  ORN   Northern chi Orionids 00453  MML   May mu Leonids
00030  PSC   Piscid Complex 00257  ORS   Southern chi Orionids 00454  MPV   May phi Virginids
00031  ETA   eta Aquariids 00258  DAR   December alpha Aurigids 00455  MAC   May alpha Comae Berenicids
00033  NIA   Northern iota Aquariids 00259  CAR   Carinid Complex 00456  MPS   May psi Scorpiids
00034  DSE   delta Serpentids 00260  GTI   gamma Triangulids 00457  MDL   May delta Leonids
00038  CUR   xi Ursae Majorids 00261  DDC   Daytime delta Scorpiids 00458  JEC   June epsilon Cygnids
00039  NAL   Northern alpha Leonids 00262  KLI   Daytime kappa Librids 00459  JEO   June epsilon Ophiuchids
00040  ZCY   zeta Cygnids 00263  NAN   nu Andromedids 00460  LOP   lambda Ophiuchids
00043  ZSE   zeta Serpentids 00264  XCE   xi Cetids 00461  JGS   July delta Sagittariids
00045  PDF   phi Draconids 00265  JGD   January gamma Delphinids 00463  JRH   July rho Herculids
00046  BCR   beta Craterids 00266  ACC   alpha Cancrids 00464  KLY   kappa Lyrids
00047  DLI   mu Virginids 00267  JNO   January nu Orionids 00465  AXC   August xi Cassiopeiids
00049  LVI   lambda Virginids 00268  BCD   beta Cancrids 00466  AOC   August omicron Cetids
00050  VIR   March Virginid Complex 00269  OCS   omega Cassiopeiids 00467  ANA   August nu Aquariids
00052  OUM   omega Ursae Majorids 00270  FAO   Febuary alpha Orionids 00468  AAH   August alpha Herculids
00055  ASC   alpha Scorpiids 00271  MLY   March Lyncids 00469  AUS   August upsilon Sagittariids
00061  TAH   tau Herculids 00272  ACO   April alpha Comae Berenicids 00470  AMD   August mu Draconids
00063  COR   Corvids 00273  PBO   phi Bootids 00471  ABC   August beta Capricornids
00065  GDE   gamma Delphinids 00274  NUM   nu Ursae Majorids 00472  ATA   August theta Aquilids
00066  NSC   Northern omega Scorpiids 00275  CLI   chi Librids 00473  LAQ   lambda Aquariids
00067  NSA   Northern mu Sagittariids 00276  ADR   alpha Draconids 00474  ABA   August beta Aquariids
00069  SSG   Southern mu Sagittariids 00277  GCA   gamma Camelopardalids 00475  SAQ   September Aquariids
00073  ZDR   zeta Draconids 00278  MSR   July mu Serpendids 00476  ICE   iota Cetids
00076  KAQ   kappa Aquariids 00279  ZED   July zeta Draconids 00477  SRP   September rho Pegasids
00081  SLY   September Lyncids 00280  ADL   delta Librids 00478  STC   September theta Capricornids
00083  OCG   October Cygnids 00281  OCT   October Camelopardalids 00479  SOO   September omicron Orionids
00086  OGC   October gamma Cetids 00282  DCY   delta Cygnids 00480  TCA   tau Cancrids
00088  ODR   omicron Draconids 00283  OPL   pi Leonids 00481  OML   October mu Leonids
00089  PVI   January pi Virginids 00284  OMA   Omicron Ursae Majorids 00482  NGP   November gamma Pegasids
00090  JCO   January Comae Berenicids 00285  GTA   gamma Taurids 00483  NAS   November alpha Sextantids
00091  JZA   January zeta Aurigids 00286  FTA   omega Taurids 00485  NZT   November zeta Taurids
00092  UER   upsilon Eridanids 00287  NER   November epsilon Eridanids 00486  NZP   November zeta Perseids
00093  VEL   Puppid-Velids II Complex 00288  DSA   Southern December delta Arietids 00487  NRC   November rho Cygnids
00094  RGE   rho Geminids 00289  DNA   Northern December delta Arietids 00488  NSU   November sigma Ursae Majorids
00095  DCA   delta Cancrid Complex 00290  ALL   alpha Leonid Complex 00489  ZLE   zeta Leonids
00096  NCC   North. delta Cancrids 00291  GVR   gamma Virginid Complex 00490  DGE   December delta Eridanids
00097  SCC   South. delta Cancrids 00292  OPH   May Ophiuchid Complex 00491  DCC   December delta Cancrids
00098  ECO   epsilon Columbids 00293  DCE   Daytime omega Cetid Complex 00492  DTH   December theta Hydrids
00099  JSC   Daytime Scutids 00294  DMA   Daytime May Arietid Complex 00493  DEC   December epsilon Craterids
00100  XSA   Daytime xi Sagittariids 00295  JAQ   June Aquilid Complex 00494  DEL   December Lyncids
00101  PIH   pi Hydrids 00296  SIS   sigma Sagittariid Complex 00495  DMT   December mu Taurids
00102  ACE   alpha Centaurids 00297  DAQ   delta Aquariid Complex 00496  DED   December epsilon Eridanids
00103  TCE   Centaurid II Complex 00298  IAQ   iota Aquariid Complex 00497  DAB   December alpha Bootids
00104  GBO   gamma Bootids 00299  OAR   October Arietid Complex 00498  DMH   December mu Hydrids
00105  OCN   Centaurid I Complex 00300  ZPU   zeta Puppids 00500  JPV   January phi Virginids
00106  API   alpha Pictorids 00301  PUP   gamma Puppids 00501  FPL   February pi Leonids
00107  DCH   delta Chamaeleontids 00302  PVE   b Puppids 00502  DRV   December rho Virginids
00108  BTU   beta Tucanids 00303  LVL   lambda Velids 00503  NNA   99 Aquariids
00109  ACN   alpha Carinids 00304  CVE   c Velids 00505  AIC   August iota Cetids
00110  AAN   alpha Antliids 00305  SPU   sigma Puppids 00506  FEV   February epsilon Virginids
00111  FCM   February Canis Majorids 00306  COL   Columbids 00507  UAN   upsilon Andromedids
00112  NDL   Northern delta Leonids 00307  TPU   tau Puppids 00508  TPI   theta Piscids
00113  SDL   Southern delta Leonids 00308  PIP   January pi Puppids 00509  KVI   kappa Virginids
00114  DXC   Daytime chi Capricornids 00309  GVE   gamma Velids 00510  JRC   June rho Cygnids
00115  DSC   Dayt. Sagittariids-Capricornids 00310  APY   January alpha Pixidids 00511  FLY   15 Lyncids
00116  DEQ   Daytime epsilon Aquariids 00311  DVE   delta Velids 00512  RPU   rho Puppids
00117  DCQ   Daytime c Aquariids 00312  ECA   epsilon Carinids 00513  EPV   epsilon Virginids
00118  GNO   gamma Normids 00313  ECR   eta Carinids 00514  OMC   omega Capricornids
00119  LCE   lambda Centaurids 00314  ACR   alpha Crucids 00515  OLE   omicron Leonids
00120  DPA   delta Pavonids 00315  OCA   omega Centaurids 00516  FMV   February mu Virginids
00121  NHY   nu Hydrids 00316  BHD   beta Hydrids 00517  ALO   April lambda Ophiuchids
00122  APX   alpha Pyxidids 00317  TCN   theta Centaurids 00518  AHE   April 102 Herculids
00123  NVI   Northern March Virginids 00318  MVE   mu Velids 00519  BAQ   beta Aquariids
00124  SVI   Southern March Virginids 00319  JLE   January Leonids 00520  MBC   May beta Capricornids
00125  SAL   Southern alpha Leonids 00320  OSE   omega Serpentids 00522  SAP   Southern alpha Pegasids
00126  SGE   March delta Geminids 00321  TCB   theta Coronae Borealids 00523  AGC   August gamma Cepheids
00127  MCA   March Cassiopeiids 00322  LBO   lambda Bootids 00524  LUM   lambda Ursae Majorids
00128  MKA   Daytime kappa Aquariids 00323  XCB   xi Coronae Borealids 00525  ICY   iota Cygnids
00129  QPE   Daytime q Pegasids 00324  EPR   epsilon Perseids 00526  SLD   Southern lambda Draconids
00130  DME   delta Mensids 00325  DLT   Daytime lambda Taurids 00527  UUM   upsilon Ursae Majorids
00131  DAL   delta Aquilids 00326  EPG   epsilon Pegasids 00528  JZD   January zeta Draconids
00133  PUM   April psi Ursae Majorids 00327  BEQ   beta Equuleids 00529  EHY   eta Hydrids
00134  NGV   Northern gamma Virginids 00328  ALA   alpha Lacertids 00530  ECV   eta Corvids
00135  SGV   Southern gamma Virginids 00330  SSE   sigma Serpentids 00531  GAQ   gamma Aquilids
00136  SLE   sigma Leonids 00331  AHY   alpha Hydrids 00532  MLD   May lambda Draconids
00137  PPU   pi Puppids 00332  BCB   Bootid-Coronae Borealid Complex 00533  JXA   July xi Arietids
00138  ABO   alpha Bootids 00333  OCU   October Ursae Majorids 00534  FOA   51 Andromedids
00139  GLI   gamma Librids 00334  DAD   December alpha Draconids 00535  THC   theta Cetids
00140  XLI   April chi Librids 00335  XVI   December chi Virginids 00536  FSO   47 Ophiuchids
00141  DCP   Daytime chi Piscids 00336  DKD   December kappa Draconids 00537  KAU   kappa Aurigids
00142  MDR   mu Draconids 00337  NUE   nu Eridanids 00538  FFA   55 Arietids
00143  LPE   Daytime lambda Pegasids 00338  OER   omicron Eridanids 00539  ACP   alpha Cepheids
00144  APS   Daytime April Piscids 00339  PSU   psi Ursae Majorids 00540  TCR   theta Craterids
00145  ELY   eta Lyrids 00340  TPY   theta Pyxidids 00541  SSD   66 Draconids
00146  CAU   beta Coronae Australids 00341  XUM   January xi Ursae Majorids 00542  DES   delta Sextantids
00147  PAQ   phi Aquariids 00343  HVI   h Virginids 00543  TTB   22 Bootids
00148  MLV   May lambda Virginids 00345  FHE   f Herculids 00544  JNH   January nu Hydrids
00149  NOP   Northern May Ophiuchids 00346  XHE   x Herculids 00545  KCA   xi Cassiopeiids
00150  SOP   Southern May Ophiuchids 00347  BPG   beta Pegasids 00546  FTC   43 Cassiopeiids
00151  EAU   epsilon Aquilids 00348  ARC   April rho Cygnids 00547  KAP   kappa Perseids
00152  NOC   Northern Daytime omega Cetids 00349  LLY   lambda Lyrids 00548  FAQ   15 Aquariids
00153  OCE   Southern Daytime omega Cetids 00350  MAL   May Lacertids 00549  FAN   49 Andromedids
00154  DEA   Daytime epsilon Arietids 00351  DTR   Daytime Triangulids 00550  KPC   kappa Cassiopeiids
00155  NMA   Northern Daytime May Arietids 00352  ZOP   zeta Ophiuchids 00551  FSA   47 Andromedids
00156  SMA   Southern Daytime May Arietids 00353  SCT   sigma Cetids 00552  PSO   pi6 Orionids
00157  ICA   iota Cassiopeiids 00354  DDT   Daytime delta Triangulids 00553  DPE   delta Perseids
00158  CET   pi Cetids 00355  XIC   Daytime xi Cetids 00554  APE   alpha Perseids
00159  TAQ   tau Aquariids 00356  MVL   May Vulpeculids 00555  OCP   October gamma Camelopardalids
00160  OSC   omega Scorpiid Complex 00357  PHP   phi Pegasids 00556  PTA   phi Taurids
00161  SSC   Southern omega Scorpiids 00358  TOP   tau Ophiuchids 00557  SFD   64 Draconids
00162  ACI   alpha Circinids 00359  MZC   May zeta Cygnids 00558  TSM   27 Monocerotids
00163  SAG   Scorpiid-Sagittariid Complex 00360  PSP   psi Pegasids 00559  MCB   beta Canis Majorids
00164  NZC   Northern June Aquilids 00361  TSR   theta Serpentids 00560  SES   17 Sextantids
00165  SZC   Southern June Aquilids 00362  JMC   June mu Cassiopeiids 00561  SSX   6 Sextantids
00166  JLY   June Lyrids 00363  ZER   zeta Eridanids 00562  BCT   13 Comae Berenicids
00167  NSS   Northern sigma Sagittariids 00364  KCT   kappa Cetids 00563  DOU   December omega Ursae Majorids
00168  SSS   Southern sigma Sagittariids 00365  BCM   beta Camelopardalids 00564  SUM   61 Ursae Majorids
00169  SCU   Scutids 00366  JBP   July beta Pegasids 00565  FUM   59 Ursae Majorids
00170  JBO   June Bootids 00367  OPG   omicron Pegasids 00566  BCF   5 Comae Berenicids
00171  ARI   Daytime Arietids 00368  JAD   July Andromedids 00567  XHY   xi Hydrids
00172  ZPE   Daytime zeta Perseids 00369  JTR   July Taurids 00568  FCV   14 Canum Venaticids
00173  BTA   Daytime beta Taurids 00370  MIC   Microscopiids 00569  OHY   omicron Hydrids
00174  TAS   Daytime theta Aurigids 00371  APG   alpha Pegasids 00570  FBH   February beta Herculids
00175  JPE   July Pegasids 00372  PPS   phi Piscids 00571  TSB   26 Bootids
00176  PHE   July Phoenicids 00373  TPR   theta Perseids 00572  TOH   21 Herculids
00177  BCA   beta Cassiopeiids 00374  ISC   iota Sculptorids 00573  TLM   32 Leonis Minorids
00178  JCE   July Centaurids 00375  AOE   August omicron Eridanids 00574  GMA   gamma Ursae Majorids
00179  SCA   sigma Capricornids 00376  ALN   August Lyncids 00575  SAU   63 Aurigids
00180  MSE   mu Serpentids 00377  DMO   Daytime Monocerotids 00576  FOB   40 Comae Berenicids
00181  KPA   kappa Pavonids 00378  GER   gamma Eridanids 00577  FPI   58 Piscids
00182  OCY   omicron Cygnids 00379  ACT   August Cetids 00578  TUM   theta Ursae Majorids
00183  PAU   Piscis Austrinids 00380  KDR   kappa Draconids 00579  TCV   Canum Venaticids-Bootids
00184  GDR   July Gamma Draconids 00381  DPL   Daytime pi Leonids 00580  CHA   chi Andromedids
00185  DBA   Daytime beta Andromedids 00382  BUM   beta Ursae Majorids 00581  NHE   90 Herculids
00186  EUM   epsilon Ursae Majorids 00383  LDR   lambda Draconids 00582  JBC   January beta Craterids
00187  PCA   psi Cassiopeiids 00384  OLP   October Leporids 00583  TTA   12 Taurids
00188  XRI   Daytime xi Orionids 00385  AUM   alpha Ursae Majorids 00584  GCE   Cepheids-Cassiopeiids
00189  DMC   Daytime mu Cancrids 00386  OBC   October beta Camelopardalids 00585  THY   33 Hydrids
00190  BPE   beta Perseids 00387  OKD   October kappa Draconids 00586  TLA   2 Lacertids
00191  ERI   eta Eridanids 00388  CTA   chi Taurids 00587  FNC   59 Cygnids
00192  TRI   August Triangulids 00389  OME   omega Eridanids 00588  TTL   22 Lyncids
00193  ZAR   zeta Arietids 00390  THA   November theta Aurigids 00589  FCA   50 Cancrids
00194  UCE   upsilon Cetids 00391  NDD   November delta Draconids 00590  VCT   10 Canum Venaticids
00195  BIN   beta Indids 00392  NID   November i Draconids 00591  ZBO   zeta Bootids
00196  NPH   nu Phoenicids 00393  RBO   rho Bootids 00592  PON   91 Piscids
00197  AUD   August Draconids 00394  ACA   alpha Canis Majorids 00593  TOL   28 Lyncids
00198  BHY   beta Hydrusids 00395  GCM   gamma Canis Majorids 00594  RSE   Serpentids-Coronae Borealids
00199  ADC   August delta Capricornids 00396  DTA   December theta Aurigids 00595  TTT   13 Taurids
00200  ESE   eta Serpentids 00397  NGM   nu Geminids 00596  MUS   78 Ursae Majorids
00201  GDO   gamma Doradids 00398  DCM   December Canis Majorids 00597  TTS   theta2 Sagittariids
00202  ZCA   Daytime zeta Cancrids 00399  DHY   December Hydrids 00598  TCT   tau Cetids
00203  GLE   Daytime gamma Leonids 00400  BMO   beta Monocerotids 00599  POS   72 Ophiuchids
00204  DXL   Daytime chi Leonids 00401  BSX   beta Sextantids 00600  FAU   43 Aurigids
00205  XAU   xi Aurigids 00402  JHY   January Hydrids 00601  ICT   iota Craterids
00206  AUR   Aurigids 00403  CVN   Canum Venaticids 00602  KCR   kappa Craterids
00207  SCS   September beta Cassiopeiids 00404  GUM   gamma Ursae Minorids 00603  FCR   15 Cancrids
00208  SPE   September epsilon Perseids 00405  MHY   mu Hydrids 00604  ACZ   zeta1 Cancrids
00209  EER   epsilon Eridanids 00406  FCB   February Comae Berenicids 00605  FHR   52 Herculids
00210  BAU   beta Aurigids 00407  OEE   October eta Eridanids 00606  JAU   January alpha Ursae Majorids
00211  AOR   September alpha Orionids 00408  KHY   kappa Hydrids 00607  TBO   12 Bootids
00212  KLE   Daytime kappa Leonids 00409  NCY   nu Cygnids 00608  FAR   14 Aurigids
00213  BRC   beta Gruids 00410  DPI   delta Piscids 00609  BOT   37 Comae Berenicids
00214  BCP   beta Capricornids 00411  CAN   c Andromedids 00610  SGM   68 Geminids
00215  NPI   North. delta Piscids 00412  FOP   f Ophiuchids 00611  VCF   4 Canum Venaticids
00216  SPI   South. delta Piscids 00413  MUL   mu Lyrids 00612  NCA   19 Canum Venaticids
00217  OPC   omega Piscids 00414  ATR   alpha Triangulids 00613  TLY   31 Lyncids
00218  GSA   September gamma Sagittariids 00415  AUP   August Piscids 00614  JOS   January omega Serpentids
00219  SAR   September mu Arietids 00416  SIC   September iota Cassiopeiids 00615  TOR   35 Comae Berenicids
00220  NDR   nu Draconids 00417  ETT   eta Taurids 00616  TOB   26 Comae Berenicids
00221  DSX   Daytime Sexantids 00418  BHE   beta Herculids 00617  IUM   iota Ursae Majorids
00222  DDl   Daytime delta Leonids 00419  DAC   Daytime April Cetids 00618  THD   12 Hydrids
00223  GVI   Daytime gamma Virginids 00420  CCA   chi Capricornids 00619  SLM   7 Leonis Minorids
00224  DAU   October delta Aurigids 00421  MMI   May Microscopiids 00620  SBO   sigma Bootids
00225  SOR   sigma Orionids 00422  NLL   Northern Librids-Lupids 00621  SUA   73 Ursae Majorids
00226  ZTA   zeta Taurids 00423  SLL   Southern Librids-Lupids 00622  PUA   phi Ursae Majorids
00227  OMO   October Monocerotids 00424  SOL   September-October Lyncids
Total: 578 showers, including: 95 established, 0 nominated to be established. 95 pro tempore. 0 to be removed.

CATALOGUES
 List of all showers  List of established showers  Working list of showers  List of shower groups  List of removed showers  Database of photographic
  meteor orbits
DOCUMENTS
 New meteor shower reports  Shower nomenclature rules  Shower nom. working group
OTHER SITES
 Mirror of this site  UWO - CMOR  NASA - CAMS  NASA's All Sky Fireball Network  EDMOND database  SonotaCo Meteor Data Sets  Shower activity estimator  IAU: Minor Planet Center  NEODYS risk page  ASTDYS main page  IMO main page
 
 
Updated  AD 2013, December 13, by  Z. Kanuchova and  T.J. Jopek