Draconids 2019: When is the Draconid meteor shower? When is the peak?

Express.co.ukThe annual Draconid meteor shower has arrived but the short-lived spectacle is only here until the end of the week. Draconids are active each year around the first week of October, producing meteors for about four days. The meteor shower precedes the ...

October 9th 2019


Draconids meteor shower will see dazzling 'shooting stars' light up the night's sky

The IndependentThe 2019 Draconids meteor shower is set to light up the night's sky on Tuesday, 8 October, with up to 50 “shooting stars” expected to be visible every hour. Named after the constellation Draco, the annual event usually peaks in the first week of October and is ...

October 9th 2019


Meteor Showers October 2019: Draconids to Peak As Southern Taurids Produces Fireballs in the Sky Over US This Week

NewsweekTwo meteor showers—the Draconids and the Southern Taurids—are set to peak this week, while another, the Orionids, will reach maximum activity later in the month. The Draconids are expected to become active on the nights of October 8 and 9, according to ...

October 9th 2019


Orionids 2019: Where can you see the Orionid meteor shower this month?

Express.co.ukThe Orionids are expected to peak on the night of Tuesday October 22. However a luminous Moon will disrupt the view of the meteor shower until shortly before dawn. The Orionids are some of the fastest of the meteor showers, because the Earth is colliding ...

October 9th 2019