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Today, Ukrainians will be able to see a spectacular meteor shower

According to meteorologists, the brightest meteor stream will be a few hours before dawn

This year we will see more than 150 meteors per hour. Photo: Politeka

On the night of 12 on 13 August, the peak of the meteor shower. It is observed annually in the starry sky in the constellation of Perseus. This phenomenon arises from the fact that in the period from 17 to 28 August the Earth passes through the debris stream of comet swift-Tuttle.

According to the International meteor organization, the most active phase will last Kyiv time 17:00 on August 12 to 5:30 August 13, according to DT.

According to the forecasts of astronomers, this year we will see more than 150 meteors per hour.

In order to observe the flow, it is necessary to find in the night sky the constellation of Perseus, which is located almost in the center of the Eastern sky, just above the cluster of the Pleiades. To watch falling stars better in places located far from bright light sources.

According to meteorologists, the brightest meteor stream will be a few hours before dawn.

According to popular belief, when you see a falling star you should make a wish and it will come true.

We will remind, the inhabitant of Odessa took a video of the night sky pierced by lightning.

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