August 27th, 2014
Waxing Crescent Moon
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Richard

Leonid Meteor Shower

The annual Leonid Meteor Shower peaks on Wednesday the 17th at 1:00 PM, MST. Peak rate for the Leonids is 15 meteors per hour. Best viewing would be on the early morning hours of Wednesday, as a waxing gibbous Moon…

Richard

Leonid Meteor Shower 2009

The Leonid meteor shower peaks at 9:00 a.m., MST, on Tuesday, November 17th. There are predictions that observers in Asia may see several hundred meteors around the peak hour. However, under normal conditions, this shower produces 15-20 meteors per hour…