Tuesday, December 13, 2011

SkY GUY VIEWING ALERT: Geminid Meteor Shower December 13-14

Hey Space Placers!

Baby it is cold outside but it is clear here in northern VA. The Moon is several days past full but the Geminid Meteor Shower will be at peak tonight, December 13, so check out the following link to enjoy one of the best meteor showers of the year.

Just make sure you bundle up to keep comfortable! If you are an Apple iPod or iPad user, check out the free app that helps you count meteors and submit your results to NASA: http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/meteor-counter/id466896415; more on this story here: http://www.nasa.gov/centers/marshall/news/news/releases/2011/11-155.html

2011 Geminid Meteor Shower (sky map, 200px)

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