Perseid meteor shower

Discussion in 'General Science' started by nsaspook, Aug 13, 2015.

  1. nsaspook

    Thread Starter AAC Fanatic!

    Aug 27, 2009
    3,293
    3,057
  2. BR-549

    Distinguished Member

    Sep 22, 2013
    2,573
    565
    Pennies from Heaven.
     
  3. nsaspook

    Thread Starter AAC Fanatic!

    Aug 27, 2009
    3,293
    3,057
    I was hoping for at least a dime.
     
  4. BR-549

    Distinguished Member

    Sep 22, 2013
    2,573
    565
    If you can guarantee a yard hit, I'll take one.
     
  5. Bernard

    AAC Fanatic!

    Aug 7, 2008
    4,431
    455
    Best meteor shower I ever saw was in 1949, Springfield MO; just went for a walk & there it was, about a flash every 15 sec. Hurried back to alert my room mates & they could care less.
     
  6. nsaspook

    Thread Starter AAC Fanatic!

    Aug 27, 2009
    3,293
    3,057
    A picture from a buddy at work in the deep eastern Oregon during the shower.

    Milky Way.
    [​IMG]
    Some other guys rig.
    [​IMG]
     
Loading...