Earth Day 2015 Plus Lyrid Meteors

If you are celebrating Earth Day April 22, consider staying up late to watch for the Lyrid Meteors that night. They are not typically a showy display. But, there have been a few occasions in the past where hundreds per hour were witnessed. This video from ScienceAtNASA tells about it.

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8 thoughts on “Earth Day 2015 Plus Lyrid Meteors

  1. Steve Gingold

    I will try to observe them in the early morning which sounds like a good time except for our forecast…overcast and rain with possible thunder showers. Pretty much the forecast for all our celestial events lately.

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