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What night will the next meteor shower be visible?

The Perseid meteor shower peaks from about midnight August 12 in the northern hemisphere. One of best of the year. Look towards the northeast. These cannot really be seen in the Southern hemisphere though some will pop up above the…

What is The physical state of meteor shower?

The particles in a meteor shower are generally solid, until they smack into the Earth's atmosphere and actually become a "meteor shower". The meteor generally explodes, or vaporizes, or becomes plasma - but there are often still parts of the…

What was the longest meteor shower?

The Leonid meteor shower is the largest meteor shower and occurs on November 17 - 18 every year. The Leonid meteor shower is caused when the Earth passes through the debris left by Comet Tempel-Tuttle which visits our solar system…