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  • EarthSky's meteor shower guide for 2015 | Astronomy Essentials ...

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

    Jul 23, 2015 ... With little or no moon to ruin the show, this is a great year for watching the
    Perseid meteor shower. It'll peak on the mornings of August 11, 12 ...

  • Everything you need to know: Perseid meteor shower | Astronomy ...

    http://earthsky.org/astronomy-essentials/everything-you-need-to-know-p...

    Aug 2, 2015 ... In N. Hemisphere, August's Perseid meteor shower ranks as a favorite. You can
    see these meteors from S. Hemisphere, too. 2015 is a great ...

  • 2015 Meteor Showers | StarDate

    http://stardate.org/nightsky/meteors

    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, ...

  • Perseid Meteor Shower in 2015 - Time and Date

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

    The 2015 Perseid meteor shower will peak on August 11, 12 and 13. A new
    moon on August 14, 2015 will create perfect conditions for watching the meteor ...

  • Meteor Showers | American Meteor Society

    http://www.amsmeteors.org/meteor-showers/ - 18 hours ago

    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
     ...

  • Look up! The Perseid meteor shower hits its peak on August 12-13 ...

    http://www.sciencealert.com/look-up-the-perseid-meteor-shower-hits-its...

    Aug 10, 2015 ... Here's how to get the best view of 2015's brightest and most popular meteor
    shower.

  • Meteor shower - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Meteor_shower - 7 hours ago

    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 ...

  • Perseids: Bright Meteor Shower in August - Space.com

    http://www.space.com/23066-perseids.html

    Aug 13, 2015 ... The Perseids meteor shower arises out of the debris of Comet Swift-Tuttle, which
    last made a pass by Earth in 1992.

  • Meteor Showers 2015 | NASA

    https://www.nasa.gov/jpl/asteroids/best-meteor-showers - 9 hours ago

    The Lyrid meteor shower peaks April 22-23. Get viewing tips and save-the-dates
    for future shooting-star shows.