5 days ago ... Sky is moon-free for 2014 Leonid shower on the mornings of November 17 and
18. This is a post-midnight shower! Mornings, not evenings, are ...
Most meteor showers are spawned by comets. As a comet orbits the Sun it sheds
an icy, dusty debris stream along its orbit. If Earth travels through this stream, ...
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 ...
A brief period of heightened meteor activity, often occurring regularly in a
particular part of the sky at a particular time of year. Meteor showers are generally
Find out everything you need to know about these celestial fireworks, including
the yearly dates of important meteor showers, and when and where to view them
The 2014 Leonid meteor shower is expected to peak between November 16 -17,
The 2015 Perseid meteor shower will peak on August 12 -13. A new moon on
August 14, 2015 will create perfect conditions for observing the meteor shower.
If you enjoy camping, try planning a trip that coincides with dates of one of the
meteor showers listed below. Once you get to your viewing location, search for
Calculate what is the best location for viewing the upcoming meteor shower, what
night do I need to go out, and how active is the shower expected to be.
http://www.almanac.com/content/meteor-showers-guide - 23 hours ago
Meteor Showers Guide 2014 with dates and viewing tips from The Old Farmer's