14 August 2016

The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 14AUG2016

Canadian Meteorite may be First Visitor from the Kuiper Belt
A fireball that streaked through the sky over a decade ago may have brought the first meteorite from the outskirts of the solar system....

Colorado Towns Work to Preserve a Diminishing Resource: Darkness
New York Times
As people around the world stepped into their backyards or onto rooftops to peer up at the annual spectacle of the Perseid meteor shower early on ...

NASA sky cameras capture 2016 Perseid meteor shower
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – The peak of the 2016 Perseid meteor shower has come and gone. For those that missed seeing meteors in the Tennessee Valley ...

Perseid meteor shower: A natural firework display
BBC News
The annual Perseid meteor shower is set to put on a spectacular show over Wales on Friday night - with astronomers saying extra dark skies will ...

Perseid Meteor Shower: Time-lapse video shows spectacular shower of shooting stars
Get Surrey
The best time to see the meteor show was during the early hours of the morning, between 1am and before the onset of dawn twilight and the best ...

Stunning pictures of Persied meteor showers over South Devon
Torquay Herald Express
A STUNNING collection of photographs showing the Perseid meteor shower over the skies of South Devon have been captured by stargazers.

Meteor shower lights up Doha night sky
Peninsula On-line
Perseid meteor shower streaks across the sky over Al Amriyah near Saudi border on Thursday night. The spectacular shower, which gets its name ...

Perseid Meteor
National Park Service
Perseid Meteor Shower. Special Late Night Program. August 12th starting at 11:00 p.m.. Join us and stay up late for the peak night of the Perseids!

August issue of Space Rocks Magazine
The August issue of Space Rocks Magazine is here with some really great content that i'm sure you will enjoy. As always I would like to thank all of you that have contributed and subscribed.

NASA Perseid Meteor Shower Coverage - August 11th 2016
This was the broadcast footage from NASA Tv when they covered the Perseid Meteor Shower 2016 - Augus 11th. This footage has been sped up.

2016 Perseid Meteor Shower, post pics!
Cloudy Nights
Here's my effort at the 2016 Perseid Meteor Shower, taken from Moosehorn Lake in the Uinta Mountains of Utah. Altogether about 125 shots went into ...

Watch a time lapse of the Perseid meteor shower
The annual Perseid meteor shower is back this year, and it's as spectacular as ever.

Perseid Meteor Shower in the heavens Friday and Saturday
Kennesaw State University
Editor's Pick. By Emily Selby Aug. 12, 2016. The starry skies came alive with the beginning of the Perseid Meteor Shower last night, and the “shooting ...

Perseid Meteor Shower Party Draws a Big Crowd at Refugio State Beach
Stargazers escaped the city lights for open spaces where they could have the best view of the Perseid Meteor Shower.

The greatest meteor shower of the year peaks tonight
KEVN Black Hills Fox
The Perseid meteor shower was at its' peak last night but tonight will still offer a great show. The annual shower usually produces 60 meteors per hour, ...

Perseid meteor shower illuminates the night skies around the world
Daily Mail
The annual meteor shower takes place in July and August and is the result of particles falling from the Comet Swift-Tuttle. The skies were lit up by the ...

Meteor shower dazzles thousands over Negev Desert
The Times of Israel
View of the stars during a meteor shower in the skies above the Negev desert, near Mitzpe Ramon on August 12, 2016. (Edi Israel/Flash90) ...

Perseid Meteors 'Rain' Over California | Time-Lapse Video
Maxim Senin captured the peak of the the annual meteor shower (Aug. 11-12, 2016) on Templin Highway near Castaic, California. He used a Canon ...

Bill Nemitz: Feeling cleansed by the Perseid meteor shower
Press Herald
“It's just you and the universe. That's the nice thing about it,” said Eric Harrison in the wee hours Friday as the stars passed – some more quickly than ...

Seeing stars: A Time for Science campers watch Perseid meteor shower
Greenville Daily Reflector
Jackson Holder (9) looks through a telescope at A Time for Science during a starry night camping event on Aug. 11, 2016. (Joe Pellegrino/The Daily ...

Stars and more in the night sky connect us with past
San Francisco Chronicle
We eventually saw a meteor streak across the sky, and it was like a switch was thrown. Out we went. Slept all the way through, too, right through a visit ...

SWFL Families Get to See and Touch Real Meteorite
Fox 4 (blog)
Experts say the original meteor was 12 feet wide and weighed 800 tons. The meteorite landed 4,500 years ago in Northern Argentina and was give ...

A look at the Perseids meteor shower from Qatar
Doha News
Several night owls in Qatar this weekend drove out to the desert to catch the Perseids meteor shower in its full splendor. Here's a snapshot of what ...

Perseid Meteor Shower Time Lapse Video
Cloudy Nights
Perseid Meteor Shower Time Lapse Video - posted in DSLR & Digital Camera Astro Imaging & Processing: Hi all. Not sure if this is the right forum, but ...

Thousands Plan To Attend Mountain Top Shower Viewing on Seymour
604 Now (blog)
Hundreds gathered to watch the Perseid Meteor Shower peak over Vancouver last night, and if you weren't one of them, you can be one of the ...

Escape the bright lights of Las Vegas for dazzling views of celestial events
Las Vegas Review-Journal (blog)
Celestial events in upcoming weeks such as supermoons and meteor showers are worth taking a short trip after dark or traveling to parks and ...

Photograph the Perseid Meteor Shower
Advancing Your Photography
The Perseids is an annual meteor shower that occurs from July 17 to August 24. These meteors, or “shooting stars,” are about the size of a grain of ...

Couple Returning from Watching Perseid Meteor Shower Injured in DUI Crash: Police
Breaking: California Highway Patrol say the Novato couple was traveling back from western Marin when the crash occurred.

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