09 August 2016

The Latest Worldwide Meteor/Meteorite News 09AUG2016

SOTT Earth Changes Summary - July 2016
Signs of the Times
Enormous meteor fireball - possibly a comet fragment - disintegrates over the US Southwest, 27 July 2016. July 2016 was a crazy month in more ways ...

Irish sky watchers ready for Perseid meteor spectacle
Irish Examiner
Planet Jupiter has shifted the debris stream so that more of it lies in the Earth's path, boosting the meteor count. According to the Astronomy Ireland ...

Get set for a dazzling display as the Perseid meteor shower peaks this week
Get ready for one of the most brilliant stellar displays of the year as the Perseid meteor shower peaks later this week. On August 11, as a result of ...

A slight nudge from Jupiter will make the most popular meteor shower of the year twice as ...
Business Insider
"Give yourself at least an hour of viewing time for watching any meteor shower," EarthSky.org advises. "Meteors tend to come in spurts that are ...

Watch the Perseid Meteor Shower Thursday Night—It Could Be Twice Its Usual Size This Year
Willamette Week
The shower has been going on since mid-July, but according to the American Meteor Society, peak viewing time is after midnight and before dawn on ...

Perseid Meteor Outburst
Every year in August, Earth passes through a stream of debris from Comet Swift-Tuttle, source of the annual Perseid meteor shower. The shower is ...

Great balls of fire! Prepare for meteor 'outburst'
Bangkok Post
PARIS - Northern hemisphere sky-gazers are in for a special treat on Thursday night with a rare shooting star "outburst", which astronomers hope will ...

Tallahassee guide to the Perseid meteor shower
Tallahassee Democrat
... the beach or just hanging out (somewhere with air-conditioning!). But for a lot of folks it's time for one of the best-known meteor showers: the Perseids.

Look at the skies at Cantigny meteor shower party
Chicago Tribune
The sky's the limit at the Adler Planetarium's Perseid Meteor Shower Star Party 6 p.m. to midnight Aug. 12 hosted by Cantigny Park in Wheaton.

WCU astronomer hosting meteor shower viewing at Waterrock Knob
WCU News - Western Carolina University
A Western Carolina University faculty astronomer will host a viewing of the Perseid meteor shower from 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 11, through sunrise on ...

Comet Swift-Tuttle: The Icy Parent of the Perseid Meteor Shower
Comet Swift-Tuttle, the source of the annual Perseid meteor shower, is seen in this false color view captured by astronomer Jim Scotti of the University ...

Where to go on the Coast to catch the meteor shower
The Sunshine Coast Daily
Perseids are a prolific meteor shower associated with the comet Swift-Tuttle. NASA expert Bill Cooke predicts they will be extra spectacular this year ...

Perseid meteor shower about to begin, as Earth flies through stunning trail of space debris
The Independent
The sky is about to get its most dazzling display of the year, as the Earth flies through a cloud of space debris. The Perseid meteors will peak on Friday, ...

Meteorite 9 agosto 2016 ore 2.25
Meteorite 9 agosto 2016 ore 2.25. Riccardo Castello.

How to see the Perseid meteor shower as it peaks
The Perseid meteor shower will peak on Aug. 12, and NASA has some tips on how to watch it.

Perseid meteor shower 'outburst' coming this week
USA Today
What's often the best meteor shower of the year — the Perseids — is predicted to be even better than usual.

Perseid Meteor Shower This Week May Develop Outburst - August 11th and 12th
SETI Institute
This Thursday and Friday, there will be one of the best annual meteor showers you and your family can watch – the Perseids. And some experts are ...

How to see the Perseid meteor shower as it peaks
A Perseid meteor streaks across the sky above desert pine trees on August 13, 2015, in the Spring Mountains National Recreation Area, Nevada.

Perseid Meteors over Mount Shasta
Astronomy Picture of the Day - NASA
That is why the meteor shower that peaks later this week is known as the Perseids -- the meteors all appear to came from a radiant toward Perseus.

It's Shooting-Star Time! How to Watch the Perseid Meteor Shower
Live Science
It's almost time for one of the best nighttime celestial shows of the year — the Perseid meteor shower, a spectacular array of shooting stars that is ...

Get ready for the Perseid meteor shower peak of 11-12 August
Astronomy Now
Ask Northern Hemisphere skywatchers what their favourite meteor shower is and most, I am sure, will say the Perseids. Although not as rich as the ...

Perseid Meteor 2016
Signs of the Times
Perseid meteor shower set for its best show in nearly 20 years Meteor Spain Here you can find images of the most important fireballs observed over ...

Spectacular meteor shower to light up skies this week: NASA
Deccan Herald
A cosmic display of "shooting stars" will light up the night skies this week during the annual Perseid meteor shower, when up to 200 meteors per hour ...

Camp Out to View Meteor Shower Friday
Metroparks Toledo
Camp Out to View Meteor Shower Friday. By Amanda Howard. Every August as a teenager, as the school year loomed closer and summer break ...

DSLR Video of the Perseid Meteor Shower
Cloudy Nights
Bill, I have tried several times to take videos and tracked high F ratio long exposures of meteor showers with a 28mm lens on a Canon 600D.

Perseid Meteor Shower: Shepler's Mackinac Island Ferry adds special cruise
John Gonzalez of MLive interviewed Chris Shepler of Shepler's Mackinac Island Ferry about the very popular Perseid Meteor Shower Cruise. Tickets ...

2016 The THIRD Year of "CERTAIN Uncertainty" ™ / Meteors, Asteroids, Comets, and MORE!!

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