Web results

  • EarthSky's meteor shower guide for 2016 | Astronomy Essentials ...

    http://earthsky.org/astronomy-essentials/earthskys-meteor-shower-guide

    5 days ago ... A list of major meteor showers in 2016. Next one up: the Eta Aquarids. Peak
    mornings May 5 and 6, but it's a broad peak ... watch several ...

  • Meteor Shower Calendar : American Meteor Society

    http://www.amsmeteors.org/meteor-showers/meteor-shower-calendar/

    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 ...

  • 2016 Meteor Showers | StarDate Online

    https://stardate.org/nightsky/meteors

    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.

  • 2016 Lyrid Meteor Shower - Timeanddate.com

    http://www.timeanddate.com/astronomy/meteor-shower/lyrids.html

    Lyrid meteor shower is active between April 16 and 25 and will peak on April 22
    and 23, 2016. Northern Hemisphere viewers are best suited to watch the ...

  • Meteor shower - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Meteor_shower

    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 ...

  • Potentially Dazzling Perseid Meteor Shower Peaks This Week

    http://www.space.com/30198-perseid-meteor-shower-peaks-this-week.html

    Aug 9, 2015 ... The annual Perseid meteor shower will reach its peak this week, giving amateur
    skywatchers with clear dark skies a potentially dazzling ...

  • The First Meteor Shower of 2016 Is Peaking, and It's an Exceptional ...

    http://www.space.com/31506-quadrantid-meteor-shower-peaking-now.html

    Jan 3, 2016 ... The first meteor display of 2016 – the Quadrantid meteor shower - will hit its peak
    overnight tonight and on early Monday morning a strong ...

  • Meteor Showers in 2016 - Sky & Telescope

    http://www.skyandtelescope.com/astronomy-news/observing-news/meteor-sh...

    Dec 28, 2015 ... Sky & Telescope predicts that the two best meteor showers in 2016 will be the
    Quadrantids in early January and the Perseids in mid-August.

  • What is a meteor shower? :: NASA Space Place

    http://spaceplace.nasa.gov/meteor-shower/

    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 ...

  • Meteor Shower Calendar - Android Apps on Google Play

    https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.ccwil... - 20 hours ago

    Would you like to know when the next meteor shower is? This app will display a
    list of upcoming meteor showers and the approximate date in which they will ...