Space Weather & Sights

Perseid Meteor Shower

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Our favorite meteor shower of the year will have a bright moon to contend with but don't worry, you'll still see them.

They peak this weekend (here's your forecast).

Here is all you need to know about the shower, from EarthSky.


Look for about 60 per hour, and the moon sets at 3:45 on the morning of the 13th.  Look to the northeast sky.

How and When to View the ISS

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