Time-lapse image of the Meteor Outburst which occurred during the annual Perseid Meteor Shower in 2009. (Image Source: NASA / Jet Propulsion Laboratory)
The 2019 Perseid Meteor Shower peaks 3:00 a.m. EDT / 7:00 UTC on August 13, with the Full Sturgeon Moon two days later. -
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Planet Mercury has its best morning appearance for the year on August 9 -
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Astronomical Calendar for 2019 August / Annual Perseid Meteor Shower Peaks Aug. 13 ---
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