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Meteor Shower Calendar 2018

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Meteor Showers 2013 Dates And Times

A green and red Orionid meteor striking the sky below Milky Way and to the right of Venus. Zodiacal light is also seen at the image. The trail appears slightly curved due to edge distortion in the lens. (I'm just quoting Wikipedia.

meteor shower august 2015 | Here are some more meteor showers on the schedule this year

Meteor shower 2015 - we just witnessed the stunning Lyrid meteor shower - so here are the dates & times for other coming meteor showers this year

See the Almanac’s Meteor Showers Guide for 2015 for the dates of all the principal meteor showers during the year—plus viewing tips.

Meteor Shower Calendar 2018

Leonid Meteor Storm, as seen over North America on the night of November Date Published 1888 Source E. Weiß: "Bilderatlas der Sternenwelt" Author E. Weiß Permission Copyright expired (book printed in author died in

Telescope Nights | Dyer | Vanderbilt University

Dyer Observatory Open House days for 2013 (view the telescopes and star chamber)

On the night of April 21, the 2012 Lyrid meteor shower peaked in the skies over Earth. While NASA allsky cameras were looking up at the night skies, astronaut Don Pettit aboard the International Space Station trained his video camera on Earth below. This image was taken on April 22, 2012.

Astronaut Snaps Stunning Meteor Pictures from Space

Stunning Lyrids Over Earth at Night With Star Field (NASA, International Space Station, by NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center

Meteor Shower Activity

The Amazing Geminid Meteor Shower: When & Where to Watch - Woodbury-Middlebury, CT Patch

Take time some time during the year to watch a shooting star ...

Major Meteor Showers visible during the night where the expected Zenith Hourly Rate (ZHR) will be 10 or more, or where the rate may be variable. Since more meteors are always seen after midnight, these dates are the best mornings to observe.

Meteor Shower Guide for 2013 Figured since we live in the country it's time to revisit one my past loves... Meteor Shower Gazing!

The sky is falling "Snowy Range Perseid Meteor Shower" by David Kingham of the U. was "highly commended" in the Earth and Space category. Kingham combines 23 individual stills to convey the excitement and dynamism of August's Perseid meteor shower.

METEOR SHOWERS: Lyrid Meteor Shower (April 22) Comet Thatcher (C/1861 G1), a comet with an orbital period of 415 years, is responsible for the Lyrid Meteor Shower. The Lyrids were first recorded by Chinese astronomers on March 16, 687 BCE, making them the oldest known meteor shower. Once every sixty years, the Lyrids can produce hundreds of visible meteors an hour.  (3/27/2014)  Christian  (CTS)

Meteor showers in 2015 are listed in chronological order.