Observation of the Orionid Meteors

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    MOHD. A. R. KHAN informs us that he carried out observations of this shower at Begumpet, Deccan, on October 18–20, in spite of the difficulties attending strong moonlight. Altogether he observed forty one Orionids, and his results again confirmed the easterly movement of the radiant, the positions of which on October 18 and 20 were respectively R.A. 6h 5m, Decl. 15 ° N ; R. A. 6h 15m, Decl. 15 ° N.

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    Observation of the Orionid Meteors. Nature 140, 928 (1937). https://doi.org/10.1038/140928d0

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