The Geminids Meteor Shower is the highlight of the month of December. I’m hoping it is as spectacular as it was last year. As you can see from the below meteor shower schedule, there are several meteor showers occurring this month!
|Phoenicids||Nov 28||Dec 6||Dec 9||Variable|
|Puppid/Velids||Dec 1||Dec 7||Dec 15||8+|
|Monocerotids||Nov 27||Dec 9||Dec 17||Low (2+)|
|σ-Hydrids||Dec 3||Dec 12||Dec 15||Low (2+)|
|Geminids||Dec 7||Dec 14||Dec 17||120|
|Comae Berenicids||Dec 5||Dec 20 & 29||Dec 29||5+|
|Ursids||Dec 17||Dec 22||Dec 26||10|
I will be writing some more blog posts about the Geminids Meteor Shower as well as giving you some meteor facts about all the meteor showers this month. In the meantime, mark your calendar, bookmark this site and keep your head up!
- Meteor Mark