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Perseids meteor shower

ශ්‍රී ලංකා ග්‍රහලෝකාගාරය
இலங்கை கோளரங்கம்.
Sri Lanka Planetarium.

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December 2, 2022

Perseids meteor shower

The Perseids meteor shower is the one of the best meteor showers to observe will be active from 17 July to 24 August, producing up to 100 meteors per hour at its peak activity at around 01:00 a.m. (+05.30GMT) on 13 August 2022.

Perseids best displays might be seen on 13 August above your north east horizon in the constellation of Perseus.

This celestial event is visible to the naked eye.
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Lyrid meteor shower

ශ්‍රී ලංකා ග්‍රහලෝකාගාරය
இலங்கை கோளரங்கம்.
Sri Lanka Planetarium.

(+94)11 2586499

December 2, 2022

Lyrid meteor shower

The Lyrid meteor shower will be active from 16 April to 25 April, producing up to 20 meteors per hour at its peak activity at around 00:00 a.m. (+05.30GMT) on 23 April 2022.

Lyrids best displays might be seen before dawn on 23 April and after the radiant rises on 22 April above your eastern horizon in the constellation of Hercules.

This celestial event is visible to the naked eye.