Taurid Meteor Showers ~ 4/5 & 11/12 November 2018

Taurid Meteor Showers ~ 4/5 & 11/12 November 2018

There are three meteor showers in November, two of which follow close on the heels of each other. The South Taurids, which peak on 4th & 5th November; and The North Taurids, which peak on 11th & 12th November. The Taurids are thought to be debris from the comet Encke, which is believed to be part of a much larger comet. This larger comet … [Read more...]