New late May meteor show could really wow us
There could be a new meteor shower in our skies, or at least a revamped meteor shower. Meteor showers come from particles from comets zipping through Earth’s atmosphere. That brings us to the meteor shower called the Tau Herculids meteor shower.
Earth has passed through the debris from SW3 in the past without much of an impressive meteor shower. There is no way to know exactly how many meteors we will see during the Tau Herculid meteor shower, but Murray says the meteor shower could get intense. Murray says the meteor shower peak is predicted to occur a few minutes after 1 a.
Get in a spot to take in as much of the sky as possible. One more bonus for the night of May 30 is the moon will be in the new moon phase, and not making light to cover up any meteors.
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