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Leonid Meteor Shower 
17th-Nov-2009 08:47 am
Leonid meteor shower peaks tonight.

Meteor Showers Online

Forecast for 2009: Astronomers are predicting that the Leonids could experience an outburst of about 500 per hour on November 17. Although Asia is favored for the outburst, observations are encouraged around the world on the mornings of November 17 and 18, as better than normal rates could be seen. The moon will not be an issue. [...]


Best view will be at 2:00 am your local time.

Where to look?

For viewers in the Northern Hemisphere:

17th-Nov-2009 11:03 pm (UTC)
2am tonight or last night? AIEEE!
18th-Nov-2009 12:54 am (UTC)
2am on the 18th... and the 17th...
20th-Nov-2009 05:01 pm (UTC)
I used to watch this almost every year growing up. Haven't watched it since leaving Tucson. Forgot all about it til now. Thanks for the reminder. it's going on the calendar for next year.
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