A meteor shower is a celestial event in which a number of meteors are observed
to radiate, or originate, from one point in the night sky. These meteors are ...
Aug 12, 2016 ... The Perseid meteor shower returns in all its glory between August 11th and 12th,
2016. Here are the best places, times and tools to see it.
Look here for information about all the major meteor showers between now and
the year's end.
As we approach the date of each shower's maximum, be sure to consult the latest
AMS article about Meteor Showers, which will provide in depth information on ...
The Lyrid meteor shower peaks April 22-23. Get viewing tips and save-the-dates
for future shooting-star shows.
Name Date of Peak Moon Quadrantids Night of January 3 Rises after midnight
Lyrids Night of April 21 Full moon Eta Aquarids Night of May 4 New Moon.
If it's time for a meteor shower, you won't need a telescope, binoculars, or a high
mountain to have a "star gazing" party. You might need a warm sleeping bag ...
Find out everything you need to know about meteor showers, including the yearly
dates of important meteor showers, and when and where to view them from.
The Draconid meteor shower usually peaks around October 8. It is easiest to see
from the Northern Hemisphere right before nightfall.
In 2016, the Orionid meteor shower will be visible from October 2 to November 7.
The shower is expected to peak on the night of October 20 and early morning ...