A clear sky could make way for an incredible natural show of streaking fireball meteors and so far, (as of Friday afternoon) the forecast is looking ideal!
The most popular shower of the year is here, and we don't mean the familiar drizzle.
The shooting stars will appear to come from a single point, or "radiant", situated in the constellation Perseus, that climbs higher as the night progresses.
People looking up at the night sky in Central America, Asia, Africa and parts of South America were able to see the display, that is also known as the "fiery tears of Saint Lawrence". Hence, during the strong activity of Perseids, the moon is expected to be a slender crescent, which will ensure sky is darker than usual.
Some meteors only have faint, quick streaks.
If clouds obscure the sky where you are, there are several options for watching the shower online.
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