Meteor Shower Spawned by Halley's Comet Peaks This Week
The first point comes now, in early May, producing the Eta Aquarid meteor shower ... begins to rise above the eastern horizon around 3 a.m. your local time, but unfortunately, never really gets very high as seen from north temperate latitudes.
Comet to pass by Earth closely after meteor shower
People throughout North America could ask that question Saturday, hours after witnessing a unique meteor shower that was visible in the middle of the ... pull so that they would collide with Earth. "Next year, it will tug the debris field away from the ...
Table Talk: The Orionid Meteor Shower
Scientists say the best time to view the meteor shower will be Saturday night and early -- i.e. before dawn-- Sunday morning. You might be able to find a viewing party -- like this North Carolina ... when Halley’s Comet is visible again -- in 2061?
We May Get a Major Meteor Shower on Friday May 23-24
Meteor showers are a real treat, with dozens visible per hour ... the giraffe, very near the north pole of the sky (see Item No. 1 below for more info). The meteor shower parent comet, 209P/LINEAR, seen on May 17, 2014. The parent comet for this new ...
Lyrids Meteor Shower 2014: Celestial Showers to Brighten April Skies
The next meteor shower will be the Eta Aquarids, which take place shortly after the Lyrids. The meteor shower, from the constellation Aquarius, will peak on 5 May, but are better observed from the Southern Hemisphere. In the north, stargazers can expect to ...