[meteorite-list] The Geminid Meteor Shower is Underway

From: Ron Baalke <baalke_at_meteoritecentral.com>
Date: Thu, 13 Dec 2012 09:13:46 -0800 (PST)
Message-ID: <201212131713.qBDHDkGH010815_at_zagami.jpl.nasa.gov>

Space Weather News for Dec. 13, 2012

GEMINID METEOR SHOWER: Earth is passing through a stream of debris
from "rock comet" 3200 Phaethon, source of the annual Geminid meteor
shower. Around the world, observers are counting as many as 60
shooting stars per hour, a number which could increase sharply as
the shower peaks on the night of Dec. 13-14. Wherever you live,
the best time to look is during the dark hours between local midnight
and sunrise. Visit http://spaceweather.com for sky maps, photos, and
Received on Thu 13 Dec 2012 12:13:46 PM PST

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