meteors Archive

The 2016 Perseid meteor shower peaks August 11-12. Here's how to watch!

The Perseid meteor shower originates from the Swift-Tuttle comet, and is visible now through until August 24, 2016. The show is seen viewed from a northeastern direction in the northern hemisphere. “Either set your alarm clock for the very early morning or just stay up all night August 11-12 to see the Perseid meteor shower, a cosmic display of shooting stars that will light …