Posts tagged as: meteor shower

Meteor Shower Tonight: Quadrantid one night only affair

Meteor Shower Tonight: Quadrantid one night only affair

A display a lot more stunning and amazing than any New Year’s eve fireworks, the Quadrantid meteor shower which is named after a now extinct constellation will color the night sky with 200 plus meteors per hour tonight! This 2-hour display happens once a year, in January. Quadrantid will light up the sky coming from [...]

Leonid Meteor Shower November 2010

Leonid Meteor Shower November 2010

The Leonid Meteor Shower 2010 will peak this week and will be at their best through Nov. 18. The best time to view the Leonid meteor shower will be after 5:15 a.m EST. You could use the NASA’s Fluximator tool to check the Leonid meteor shower peak in your area. Just enter your area or [...]

Perseid Meteor shower and other celestial activities tonight!

Perseid Meteor shower and other celestial activities tonight!

Stargazers will be in for a treat Thursday night and predawn Friday, when a meteor shower will light up the blue-black sky. “But that’s not all!” A wonderful spectacle than only a sovereign God can allow will appear after dusk, when three planets will court a magnificent crescent moon. And then, the Perseid meteor shower will adorn the night with up to 50 [...]

Geminid meteor shower

Are you ready for the best night show of the year? The best part about this show is that it’s free! The Geminid meteor shower is what NASA dubs as the best meteor shower of 2009. It has already started but tonight, the real spectacle begins. Maximum activity is expected on early Monday, around 12:10 [...]

Leonid Meteor Shower November 2009

The Leonid Meteor Shower started November 13 and will last until November 20, and will peak in intensity early morning on November 17. The best time to view the Leonid meteor shower will be after 1:30 am EST and before sunrise. The meteors will hopefully be visible because the moon will be entering it’s new [...]