The Orionids are a medium strength shower that sometimes reaches high
strength activity. In a normal year the Orionids produce 10-20 shower
members at maximum. In exceptional years, such as 2006-2009, the peak
rates were on par with the Perseids (50-75 per hour). Recent displays have produced low…
Peak Night: October 21-22nd.
The moon will be 97% of full.