During the meteor shower's peak, skywatchers in the northern hemisphere can expect to see up to 60-70 shooting stars per hour, provided they've found some dark, clear skies for viewing.
A glorious display of Perseid meteors is set to light up the skies over the United Kingdom on Sunday night.
"If you have seen a few of them you have seen them all", he said. Don't have time to wait another 107 years for it to come back?
While you'll get the best meteor rates in a rural area, far from light pollution, you still might be able to see some meteors from a city or suburb.
Why does a meteor shower occur?
"Comets and asteroids leave tiny bits of themselves in the orbital path that they take around the sun". Since the earth passes through that trail of comet detritus every year, we get a pretty little show. There are some comets astronomers have been studying for years and they know they have large clumps along the orbit as opposed to a stream of particles.
In addition to the Perseids, there will also be four planets visible in the sky on the nights of the shower's peak. This year's Perseid meteor shower will be highly visible both Saturday and Sunday night, giving watchers ample opportunity to spot plenty of shooting stars.
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