Latest Meteor Shower August 2017 News
Perseid Meteor Shower Wows Stargazer with 'One-in-a-Million' Fireball
Space, 17-Aug-17 05:13 AM Mountain
Photographer Maxim Senin captured this "one-in-a-million" fireball during the peak of the Perseid meteor shower on Aug. 12, 2017, while observing with his family from Templin Highway near Castaic, California. Credit: Maxim Senin When the Perseid meteor ...
Meteor showers in 2017 will light up night skies — and one is this weekend
Watertown Daily Times, 13-Aug-17 03:21 AM Mountain
... are most likely to be visible in the sky for the remainder of 2017, as well as significant meteor showers that already reached their peak this year. Active between July 13 and Aug. 26. Peaks around Aug. 12. The Perseids light up the night sky when ...
How to See the 2017 Perseid Meteor Shower
National Geographic, 12-Aug-17 12:43 PM Mountain
despite a viral meme incorrectly touting this year’s Perseids as the brightest meteor shower for 96 years, the 2017 sky show will actually be slightly less impressive due to the late-night appearance of a bright gibbous moon. On the night of August 12 ...
Perseid meteor shower 2017: How and where to watch on Saturday night
New Jersey Online, 12-Aug-17 10:14 AM Mountain
Tiny dust particles from Comet Swift-Tuttle will streak across the sky this weekend for the 2017 Perseid meteor shower, among the most spectacular sky storms all year. The meteor show is peaking and Aug. 12 will be among the best nights to view the display ...
2017 Perseids Meteor Shower Peaks This Weekend
Scientific American, 12-Aug-17 02:00 AM Mountain
(Aug. 12-13 will also have high rates, as the absolute peak is during the day Aug. 12, but will also be obscured by the moon.) [Perseid Meteor Shower 2017: When, Where & How to See It] Moonrise on Aug. 11 comes at around 10:20 p.m. local time, while on Aug ...
Meteor Shower August 2017 on the Web
Perseid Meteor Shower in 2017 - Time and Date
The 2017 Perseid meteor shower will peak on the night of August 12 and early morning of August 13. See the shooting stars just before dawn.
Perseid Meteor Shower 2017: When, Where & How to See It
The Perseid meteor shower will burst into light this August as Earth passes through the long trail left by Comet Swift-Tuttle. This year, though, the moon may ...
EarthSky's meteor shower guide for 2017 | Astronomy ...
There's a rumor going around about a spectacular meteor shower on August 12, 2017. True? No. All you need to know about 2017's Perseid meteor shower - and the
Look Up! 2017 Perseid Meteor Shower Peaks This Weekend
Look up the nights of Aug. 11 and 12 for the peak of this years' Perseid meteor shower.
2017 Meteor Showers | StarDate Online
2017 Meteor Showers; 2017 Meteor Showers. ... A meteor shower is a spike in the number of meteors or "shooting stars" that streak through the night sky. Most meteor ...