Fireball Is Shown During The Storm Of 1966 In The Sky Above Wrightwood, Calif. The Leonids Occur Every Year On Or About Nov. 18Th | Getty Images
BALTIMORE - Did the
meteor that hit Russia strike your interest? There are several meteor showers that will be viewable in the lower 48 states.
will come on the night of April 21
May: Eta Aquarids will come on the night of May 5
August: Perseids will come on the nights of August 11 and 12.
October: Orionids will be in view most of the night on October 21.
November: You can see Leonids on the night of November 16.
December: Geminids can be viewed on the nights of December 12 and 13.
Actual shower times can vary.
nformation from the McDonald Observatory at the University of Texas at Austin.