Friday, April 21, 2023

The Sky Is Cheap Entertainment: Hey, look, a meteor!

Earth/Sky Meteor Guide 2023

The annual Lyrid meteor shower always brings an end to the meteor drought that occurs each year between January and mid-April. The Eta Aquariid meteor shower closely follows the Lyrids, in early May.

Earth/Sky Meteor Shower Guide

April 2023 meteors … the Lyrids

May 2023 meteors … the Eta Aquariids

June 2023 daytime meteor shower … the Arietids

Late July to mid-August 2023 meteors … the Delta Aquariids

Early to mid-August 2023 meteors … the Perseids

Early October meteors … the Draconids

Late October meteors … the Orionids

October into early November … the South and North Taurids

Mid-November meteors … the Leonids

Early to mid-December meteors … the Geminids

Earth/Sky Meteor Shower Guide