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The December 16, 02017 Norwegian fireball recorded by
The December 16, 02017 Norwegian fireball recorded by
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Bright fireball over Norway on Dec 18

An alpha-Monocerotid meteor shower member captured by UKMON (United Kingdom Meteor Observation Network) video network in 2014. Credit: UKMON
An alpha-Monocerotid meteor shower member captured by UKMON (United Kingdom Meteor Observation Network) video network in 2014. Credit: UKMON
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Possible activity from the alpha-Monocerotids in 2017?

Latest Major Fireball Events

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Meteor Showers Calendar

Next major shower peak

Lyrids

The Lyrids are a medium strength shower that usually produces good rates for three nights centered on the maximum. These meteors also usually lack persistent trains but can produce fireballs. These meteors are best seen from the northern hemisphere where the radiant is high in the sky at dawn. Activity…

Peak Night: April 21-22nd.
The moon will be 51% of full.

Meteor Shower Calendar