Will you see this week’s meteor outburst?


Lucky observers will likely catch a very brief outburst of alpha Monocerotid meteors this Thursday night (or Friday morning). Astronomers say the meteors will fall at a rate of 400 meteors per hour at the peak, or several meteors per minute. The key is … you’ve got to be at the right place, at exactly the right time.via Will you see this week’s meteor outburst?