camelopardalid

Camelopardalid

Say hello to a brand new meteor shower: the May Camelopardalids
May 19, 2014 · Be The First To Comment

Longtime observers of meteors are familiar with the annual Perseids in August and the Geminids in December. These showers reliably produce hundreds of “shooting stars” per hour every year.  Beginning in 2014, however, we might add another annual treat — the May Camelopardalids, peaking on May 24! What are meteors?Meteors are streaks of light in the […]



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