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Quadrantids Meteor Shower Peaking Early Thursday Morning, January 3, 2013

Quadrantids Meteor Shower Peaking Early Thursday Morning, January 3, 2013

The Quadrantids meteor shower will be peaking in the early morning hours on Thursday January 3, 2013. It’s expected to be a great show this year, with a maximum rate of around 80 meteors an hour. But it could go much higher, up to more than 200. There is also expected to be some light interference from the Moon though. So that may cut down somewhat on how many Quadrantids are visible. “Unlike the more famous Perseid and Geminid meteor showers, the Quadrantids only last a few hours, so it’s the morning of Jan. 3 or nothing. Given the location of the radiant — northern tip of Bootes the Herdsman — only observers at latitudes north of 51 degrees south will be able to see Quadrantids.” “Like the Geminids, the Quadrantids originate from an asteroid, called 2003 EH1. Dynamical studies suggest that this body could very well be a piece of a comet which broke apart several centurie...

Full article: http://planetsave.com/2012/12/30/quadrantids-meteor-showe...

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