People can also bring lawn chairs and blankets to watch the meteor shower from the grassy area around the observatory. They say the further you are from artificial lights, the better the view will be.
During this period, a small number of meteors will streak across the starry skies. "Even if the sky is dark enough, if you are exposed to any bright light nearby, your eyes will not be dark-adapted", said Bellavia. There's no need for a telescope.
Meteor showers are caused by dust breaking off of a comet.
Look for the meteors originating out of the north, though they can appear from anywhere.
Perseid meteor travel at 132,000 mph, or over 36 miles per second. With the moon in a new phase, the sky will remain exceptionally dark when between 70 and 150 meteors per hour may be seen, depending on one's viewing location.
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