Orionids Meteor Shower 21-22 October 2019

Orionids Meteor Shower 21-22 October 2019

The Orionids Meteor Shower peaks in the early hours of the morning, before dawn on October 21st and lasts for several days. The Orionids are bits of space debris left by Halley's Comet, which last passed by Earth in 1986. The comet leaves a trail of debris and the Earth intersects the orbit of the comet, passing through that cloud of debris every … [Read more...]

Spectacular Geminid Meteor Shower ~ 13-14 December 2018

Spectacular Geminid Meteor Shower ~ 13-14 December 2018

The Geminid meteor shower is one of the finest annual meteors showers visible in either the Northern or the Southern Hemisphere. It radiates out from the constellation of Gemini, which can be seen on the below picture. Find Orion's Belt in the sky with three stars in a row and look directly above it.  This year, regardless of where in the world you … [Read more...]

Perseid Meteor Shower ~ Peaks 11-13 August 2019 ~ The Biggie!

Perseid Meteor Shower ~ Peaks 11-13 August 2019 ~ The Biggie!

The Perseid Meteor Shower is my absolute favourite! The peak happens annually in August every year, which reminds me of many nights spent wrapped up in the dark, sipping hot chocolate around a fire pit with good friends and watching our beautiful sky. Please note, every year, I've seen a few social media articles and links being bandied around … [Read more...]