Meteor shower the Perseids will continue until August 24
It is known that in the night from 11 to 12 August in the world was recorded the first peak of the amazing phenomenon of a meteor shower the Perseids.
It represents the “rain of stars” – meteors which are flying through the sky at speeds up to 59 km/h. The spectacle is simply incredible.
Some lucky people have already showed the network the first pictures and video.
In Ukraine you can also watch the meteor shower the Perseids. It will last until 24 August and from 12 to 13 August meteor shower will be included in your second pic. After midnight and until 4am on the night sky will be up to 100 flashes per hour.
Know.ia wrote on the weekend, Ukrainians will be able to observe one of the unique astronomical phenomena – a meteor shower the Perseids. His peak will be held on the night of August 13.
However, on Saturday evening, after sunset, the Ukrainians will be able to enjoy a colourful spectacle.
Meteor shower the Perseids is a meteor stream, which annually appears on the horizon in late summer. This phenomenon occurs as a result of collision with the Earth particles of dust, ice, space rocks, which throws in interstellar space, the comet swift-Tuttle when approaching the Sun.
Earlier we wrote that the summer of 2018 was rich in unique natural phenomena. In addition to the partial solar Eclipse, which will be on Saturday, August 11, on the same day will be the biggest meteor shower of the year. If the Eclipse of the Sun to watch live in Ukraine will fail the stargazing in clear weather will be visible in all its beauty.
We will remind, recently the astrologers wrote how to survive a solar Eclipse.
We also wrote in August 2018 will be rich not only with events and holidays astrologers warn of a number of dangerous dates on the calendar when to take it easy and be especially careful.