Perseid Meteor Shower Continues Tonight


Perseid Meteor Thurs. Night by Gary McClung, San Marcos
Composite Perseids view on the night of Aug. 11, 2010 (NASA)
FRIDAY UPDATE: While the peak of the meteor shower was last night (several per minute at times), patient skywatchers away from city lights will still be able to see several meteors per hour after dark tonight, until just before dawn Saturday. ——————————————————- Looking for a little excitement as the summer draws to a close? This year’s Perseid meteor shower peaks on the night of Aug. 12-13, and it promises to be…