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Meteor Shower Tonight

Original post made by amateur astronomer, Vintage Hills Elementary School, on Aug 11, 2009

The Perseid meteor shower should be near the peak tonight. Does anyone know a good place from which to watch them?

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Posted by Cholo
a resident of Livermore
on Aug 11, 2009 at 4:49 pm

The best time is between 9-11pm, as far away from city lights as possible. Do not go unaccompanied. It's a spectular display of solar power!


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Posted by tyu
a resident of Birdland
on Aug 12, 2009 at 10:09 am

solar power - ha


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Posted by thanh vuong
a resident of Foothill High School
on Aug 12, 2009 at 8:47 pm

is there one today?


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Posted by Cholo
a resident of Livermore
on Aug 13, 2009 at 1:45 pm

Web Link Watching schedule for sky action!


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