Perseid Meteor Shower!
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Spectacular Perseid Meteor Shower 2017 - All Eyes on the Skies
The annual August Perseid meteor shower probably ranks as the all-time favorite meteor shower of the year. The peak of this spectacular meteor shower is coming in just a few days! In 2017, the Perse...
How to see the 2017 Delta Aquariid meteor shower
Your guide to catching a glimpse of the Delta Aquariid meteors, peaking across the southern hemisphere on July 27 and 28.
Wyoming Stargazing $raquo; Blog Archive 100 Days Until Totality! 50 Days Left – Photography Part 3: To Get the Shot with the Grand Teton - Wyoming Stargazing
Want to capture the eclipse and the Grand Teton in the same frame? It’s going to be tough, considering the Sun will be at an elevation of 50° above the horizon. With a wide enough angle lens, there ar...
Here Come The Leonids: Where To Watch The Meteor Shower
This year's Leonids meteor shower will peak Wednesday morning. The Leonids occur when the Earth crosses paths with Comet Tempel-Tuttle. Every year in November, skywatchers can enjoy the sights of the...
People Are Freaking Out Over This Bright Light That Appeared In The Sky Over The West Coast
Social media lit up Saturday night because of reports about a bright light that appeared in the sky over the west coast. According to multiple reports, the light appeared to be trailing an object befo...
How To Watch This Week's Perseid Meteor Shower
A spectacular meteor shower is happening this week, and you don't want to miss it. Each August we are treated to the Perseid meteor shower, but this year's will be exceptionally brilliant because it c...
Geminid Meteor Shower Time-Lapse 2012
For Licensing contact: kenneth@kennethbrandon.com I headed out to Big Sur to watch the Geminid Meteor shower of 2012! I experimented with two things for this video. Persistent Meteors and dimmed Star...
How To Watch Tonight's Meteor Shower Created By Halley's Comet
Halley's Comet is visible from Earth only once every 75 years, but the meteor shower created from the tail of the comet comes around every year. This year, the best time to see the shower will be from...
Meteor over Loch Ness: This is how the photographer captured the breath-taking picture
This stunning image of a shooting star is what award-winning photographs are made of – but the man behind the lens said capturing the sight was an "absolute fluke". John Alasdair Macdonald, a tour gui...
Upcoming ‘Supermoon’ eclipse will dazzle Britain, but hit Europe’s power grids hard
This spring should reward plenty of star-gazers, especially in Britain, which will experience its deepest solar eclipse in 15 years, as well as a Supermoon, all at the same time – an event that will s...
500-Pound Fireball Illuminates Pennsylvania, Ohio, New York Pre-Dawn Skies
A 500-pound meteor "fireball" lit up Pennsylvania, Ohio and New York Skies Tuesday morning around 4:50 a.m.
Eclipse
An eclipse is an astronomical event that occurs when an astronomical object is temporarily obscured, either by passing into the shadow of another body or by having another body pass between it and the...
Eclipse - Wikipedia
Meteor shower
A meteor shower is a celestial event in which a number of meteors are observed to radiate, or originate, from one point in the night sky. These meteors are caused by streams of cosmic debris called me...
Meteor shower - Wikipedia
Meteorite fall
Meteorite falls, also called observed falls, are meteorites collected after their fall from space was observed by people or automated devices. All other meteorites are called "finds". As of June 2012,...
Treysa (meteorite)
The Meteorite of Treysa, also known as the Meteorite of Rommershausen, is an astronomical relic found in a wooded area near the Rommershausen district of Schwalmstadt in northern Hesse, Germany. (both...
Treysa (meteorite) - Wikipedia
Nice model
The Nice model (/ˈniːs/ NEESS) is a scenario for the dynamical evolution of the Solar System. It is named for the location of the Observatoire de la Côte d'Azur, where it was initially developed, in N...
Nice model - Wikipedia
Ornans (meteorite)
The Ornans meteorite is a carbonaceous chondrite and the type specimen of the CO group (Carbonaceous Ornans group). Its fall was observed in France in 1868.
Perseid Meteor Shower!
Perseid Meteor Shower! I Freaking Love Nature For More spread this so everyone can enjoy!
Wyoming Stargazing $raquo; Blog Archive 100 Days Until Totality! 50 Days Left – Photography Part 3: To Get the Shot with the Grand Teton - Wyoming Stargazing
Want to capture the eclipse and the Grand Teton in the same frame? It’s going to be tough, considering the Sun will be at an elevation of 50° above the horizon. With a wide enough angle lens, there ar...
Heliocentric view of the seasons
A season is a division of the year, marked by changes in weather, ecology and hours of daylight. Seasons result from the yearly orbit of the Earth around the Sun and the tilt of the Earth's rotationa...
Heliocentric view of the seasons - Wikipedia
Carancas meteorite
The Carancas meteorite fell on September 15, 2007, near the village of Carancas in Peru. The impact created a crater and scorched earth around its location. A local official said that “boiling water s...
Aurigids
Aurigids is a meteor shower occurring primarily within September.The comet Kiess (C/1911 N1) is the source of the material that causes the meteors. The comets orbital period is stated as approximat...
Saint Jonas Day
Saint Jonas' Festival (aka: Rasos (Dew Holiday), Joninės, Kupolė, Midsummer Day or St. John's Day) is a midsummer folk festival celebrated on June 24 all around Lithuania. While midsummer day is celeb...
Saint Jonas Day - Wikipedia
Claxton meteorite
Claxton is an L6 chondrite meteorite that fell to earth on December 10, 1984 in Georgia, United States. It is the only known meteorite to directly strike a mailbox.
According to the eyewitness acc...
List of conjunctions (astronomy)
This is a list of recent astronomical conjunctions: conjunctions occur when two celestial bodies have the same right ascension or the same ecliptic longitude as seen from the Earth. Two planets appea...
List of conjunctions (astronomy) - Wikipedia
Bovedy (meteorite)
Bovedy is a meteorite which on April 25, 1969 fell in the area of Bovedy, Northern Ireland. It hit the earth after entering the atmosphere over the Bristol Channel, traversing Wales and the Irish Sea ...
Eta Corvi
Eta Corvi (Eta Crv, η Corvi, η Crv) is an F-type main sequence star, the sixth-brightest star in the constellation of Corvus. Two debris disks have been detected orbiting this star...
Eta Corvi - Wikipedia
Historically significant lunar eclipses
Historically significant lunar eclipses are eclipses of the Moon that are mentioned in historical accounts in connection with a significant event. Lunar eclipses are somewhat rare events, although not...
Historically significant lunar eclipses - Wikipedia