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Orionid Meteor Shower in October 2012

An Orionid meteor streaks across the sky, with the bright three-star belt of the constellation Orion, as well as the Orion nebula (center right) shine in the background. This image was taken before sunrise on Oct. 22, 2011 from Ozark, … Continue reading

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Meteor Echoes

Meteor Echoes

The Space Surveillance Radar is scanning the skies above and when a meteor (or satellite) passes over it there is an echo you can hear there: http://topaz.streamguys.tv/~spaceweather/

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Perseid Meteor Shower

The Perseids are a prolific meteor shower. They have their radiant in the constellation Perseus. The stream of debris known as Perseid cloud lies by the orbit of the comet Swift-Tuttle. The cloud are particles that are ejected by the comet … Continue reading

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A Shooting Star? Perseid Meteor Shower

A Shooting Star?

This photo was taken yesterday using Samsung S1050.

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