Tag Archives: Meteors

December 2016 Geminid Meteor Shower Forecast

Image credit & copyright: Jeff Berkes. Tuesday, December 13, until dawn on Wednesday, December 14, this year’s annual Geminids meteor shower will be at their peak.  As with all meteor showers there’s an estimated viewing window aka; “active dates” which in … Continue reading

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2016 Perseids Meteor Shower Coming Up

Image Credit & Copyright: Sean Parker. Still one of my all-time favorite meteor shower images. Thursday night, August 11, until dawn on Friday, August 12 will host the peak viewing hours for this year’s annual Perseids meteor shower.  As with … Continue reading

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Mono Lake Meteor

Image Credit & Copyright: Gavin Heffernan. This guy knows a thing or two about night sky imaging. Gavin Heffernan captured this beautiful Perseid meteor over the Limestone Tufa columns at California’s, Mono Lake. Meteor showers are a treat at any time … Continue reading

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Flash Point

Image Credit & Copyright: Brad Goldpaint. For those of you lucky enough to have dark skies with clear skies overhead last week were treated to the best meteor shower of the year as the 2015 Perseids streaked across our night … Continue reading

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April’s Lyrids Kick Off the 2015 Meteor Shower Season

Image Credit & Copyright: Jeff Berkes. The 2015 meteor shower season kicks off this month with the oldest known meteor shower; the Lyrids.  Peak viewing will be on the night of Wednesday the 22nd and the morning of Thursday the … Continue reading

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METEORS OVER DENVER’S SKIES

METEORS OVER DENVER SKIES Image Credit & Copyright: Thomas O’Brien http://www.tmophoto.com/. CLICK image for larger view and look below for information and Thomas’s links. This image comes to us from one of my favorite photographers of not just the night … Continue reading

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NEW METEOR STORM THIS MONTH…..MAYBE?!

NEW METEOR STORM THIS MONTH…..MAYBE?! Image Credit & Copyright: David Kingham; http://www.davidkinghamphotography.com/ of the 2012 Perseid meteor shower in the Snowy Range, Wyoming. CLICK image for larger view and look below for information and related links. This month, on the … Continue reading

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