May Radiants

(Official three-letter codes are in parentheses)

Full Moon:
2007 May 2
2008 April 20
2008 May 20


Major Activity:
Recommended experience level: Beginning and up

RadiantDurationMaximum
Eta Aquarids (ETA)April 21-May 12May 5/6


Minor Activity
Recommended experience level: Expert

RadiantDurationMaximum
Epsilon AquilidsMay 4-27May17/18
May LibridsMay 1-9May 6/7
Eta LyridsMay 3-12May 8-10
Northern May OphiuchidsApril 8-June 16May 18/19
Southern May OphiuchidsApril 21-June 4May 13-18


Daylight Activity
Recommended experience level: Expert

RadiantDurationMaximum
Epsilon ArietidsApril 25-May 27May 9/10
May ArietidsMay 4-June 6May 16/17
Omicron CetidsMay 7-June 9May 14-25
May PiscidsMay 4-27May 12/13