Perseid Meteor Shower: What to know about the annual celestial event

MicSummer skygazers are in for a treat Monday night as the the Perseid meteor shower kicks off. The annual celestial event, which features hundreds of tiny meteors lighting up the night sky, is visible until Aug. 24. The most activity will take place Perseids, Delta Aquarids: Summer Meteor Shower Peak Dates ..

Eta Aquarid Meteor Shower, Crumbs of Halley’s Comet, Peaks This Weekend: What to Expect

The best time to see the 2017 Eta Aquarid meteor shower may be in the early morning hours on May 6. Shown here, a Perseid meteor near Bryce Canyon. Credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images. The annual, week-long Eta Aquarid meteor shower is predicted to …This weekend is the best time to watch the Eta Aquarids meteor shower See Similar Threads…Eta Aquarid Meteor Shower, Crumbs of Halley’s Comet, Peaks This Weekend: What to Expect – Space.com

Here’s how to get the best view of the Perseid meteor shower

KCRA SacramentoGuaranteed to be one of the best meteor viewing opportunities each year, the Perseid meteor shower is upon us. The Perseids are so named because the meteors appear to emanate from the constellation Perseus, the Medusa-killing hero of Greek mythology.Spectacular meteor showers to light up night skies ..

Look up! Lyrid meteor shower is here

The Lyrid meteor shower is an annual show producing around 20 meteors per hour. While not as popular as the Perseids or Geminids (the Geminids produce 100 or more per hour), they are produced by the same phenomenon. A comet known as C/1861 G1 …Meteor shower peaks this weekend; giant asteroid also passing by See Similar Threads…

What to Know About the Eta Aquarid Meteor Shower

The Eta Aquarid meteor shower will be a sight to see on Friday night (and early Saturday morning) for anyone willing to stay up late enough. The meteor shower, which was created by debris from Halley’s Comet, will travel across Earth in April and May, …Eta Aquarid Meteor Shower, Crumbs of Halley’s Comet, Peaks This Weekend: What to Expect See Similar Threads…What to Know About the Eta Aquarid Meteor Shower – TIME