Topic: Leonid meteor shower

Leonid Meteor Shower Peaks Thursday, Nov. 17

Nov. 16, 2011

The best viewing for this year's Leonid meteor shower will be several hours before dawn on Thursday and Friday, Nov. 17 and 18, according to the editors of StarDate magazine. However, the rising of the half-full moon coincides with the shower and will probably wash out all but the brightest meteors.

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Leonid Meteor Shower Peaks Wednesday

Nov. 12, 2010

The Leonid meteor shower best viewing this year will be in the two to three hours before dawn on Nov. 17 and 18, according to the editors of StarDate magazine.

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