Illustration of a meteor shower. (Pixabay/OpenClipart)
COTEKNO.COM – One of the celestial phenomena that can be witnessed in June 2021 is the Arietid meteor shower. Quite rare, this meteor shower can be seen from Indonesia, you know.
Launching from Suara.com, the National Institute of Aeronautics and Space or LAPAN said that the peak of the Arietid meteor shower can be seen with the naked eye in Indonesia on June 7, 2021.
Later, the Arietid meteor shower can be seen before dawn from various places in Indonesia. No need to worry, this Arietid meteor shower can be seen only with the naked eye.
The Arietid meteor shower is known to have been active since May 14, 2021, until June 24, 2021. This rain is the only thing that can be seen during the day.
At the height of the Arietid meteor shower, there are at least 50 meteors per hour at the zenith. This meteor shower can be seen from the east and northeast just before the astronomical dawn occurs.
Furthermore, the Arietid meteor shower culminates in the north at 10:00 local time and sets in the west-northwest at 16:00 local time.
The Arietid meteor shower is in the constellation Aries. This sky phenomenon will be seen at 03.45 WIB when the beam point rises above the eastern horizon until dawn at 05.35 WIB.
In addition to the Arietid meteor shower, Earth will also see a number of other celestial phenomena that will occur in June 2021. Based on the data, there are at least 5 celestial phenomena that will occur.