(11/16/2009) Tonight: Leonid Meteor Shower

Update April 2010: Video of flash of light (said to be meteor) that appeared in Midwest Sky on the night of April 14, 2010: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TR2uNajroOM&feature=player_embedded#! November 2009: Yes, you are supposed to be able to see the Leonid Meteor Shower from Suffolk County, Long Island, New York. Strong Leonid Meteor Shower Peaks Early Tuesday Morning […]

Tonight, Aug. 11th: Big meteor shower may appear

from a National Geographic article: here. The Perseid meteor shower will have to fight it out with a bright moon for visibility this year, but astronomers are still predicting a dazzling show tonight. From any vantage point in the world, you might see more than 80 meteors an hour streak across the sky during the […]