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MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Stargazers can look to the sky for the 2014 Leonid meteor shower Monday night and early Tuesday morning.

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The best time to see the shower is just before dawn.

However, clouds over the area could hinder viewing.

Only a modest 10 to 15 Leonid meteors per hour are expected this year according to

To see the meteors look east after midnight.

The Leonids are a fast-moving meteor stream and can impact the Earth at 45 miles per second.


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