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Author Topic: Perseid Meteor Shower  (Read 2432 times)
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« on: August 11, 2009, 03:28 PM »

The Perseid meteor shower peaks tonight. If you're into that kind of thing.  Wink
Should be quite a show if the sky is clear in your neck of the woods.  Cool


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« Reply #1 on: August 11, 2009, 05:31 PM »

Hey Denny, thanks for the info, love meteor showers, can't stay up that late though, but I'm up between 3:00 and 3:30 in the morning should be able to catch at least 30 minutes of show before getting ready for another day in the life of a Concrete Contractor.

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« Reply #2 on: August 12, 2009, 08:12 AM »

Saw a couple streaks last night then a huge cloud cover rolled in. Figures there hasn't been clouds for 3 months and when when something cool happens they appear.  Will try again tonight

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« Reply #3 on: August 12, 2009, 11:18 AM »

Bambi and I were up around 1 AM. We saw about 10 upper right to lower left streaks while looking into the Northern skies of Las Vegas. Viewed from our house. There are no street lights, so that helped.  Smiley

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