Skywatchers all across North America are in for a real treat this Memorial Day weekend. There’s a brand new meteor shower that will light up the sky in the early morning hours of Saturday, May 24th.
Whether it’s just for an evening under the stars, a chance to see the planets or to watch the Perseids meteor shower, this “best of” list offers you the best places to go for stargazing in South Florida.
Look to the skies late Sunday into early Monday and you may catch one of the best light shows of the year. The annunal Perseids meteor shower will peak Sunday and Monday, promising up to 60 to 70 meteors, or shooting stars, per hour, according to NASA.
The annual Perseid meteor shower is underway this week. The sky show peaks on Saturday night into Sunday morning.
If you look up to the sky this weekend, you might get lucky and see a shooting star. Actually it would be a meteor which just looks like a shooting star.