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Weekly Meteor Activity Outlook

Meteor Activity of the Week

The Geminid peak is expected to occur on December 14 around 0630UT. The shower has a broad maximum. Recent modelling and analysis of visual and video data has shown that the activity level is increasing and - according to the model - will continue to do so but both the model and the analysis of available data does not hint on any kind of outburst.

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International Meteor Organization

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The International Meteor Organization (IMO) was founded in 1988 and has more than 250 members now. IMO was created in response to an ever growing need for international cooperation of meteor amateur work.

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Meteor Showers Calendar

Next major shower peak

Geminids

The Geminids are usually the strongest meteor shower of the year and meteor enthusiasts are certain to circle December 13 and 14 on their calendars. This is the one major shower that provides good activity prior to midnight as the constellation of Gemini is well placed from 22:00 onward. The Geminids…

Peak Night: December 13-14th.
The moon will be 10% of full.

Current active major meteor shower

Meteor Shower Calendar

Latest Major Fireball Events

Everyday, we receive reports about Fireballs. Here are some of the latest major Fireball Events: