METEOR SHOWER! Lyrid meteor shower: from about April 16 to 25

in meteor •  10 days ago

The specific published date for the Lyrid Meteor Shower is "April 22, 2018 before dawn," according to EarthSky.org's website at:
http://earthsky.org/astronomy-essentials/earthskys-meteor-shower-guide#lyrids

"The Lyrids are known for uncommon surges that can sometimes bring the rate up to 100 per hour."

Later, the Eta Aquariids on May 5, 2018.

Late July 2018, before dawn, the Delta Aquariids.

The Perseids in August, and more!

Check out the meteor calendar at the link above for EarthSky.org.

Hope the sky give you clear viewing with plenty of dazzlers!

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