The Essential Guide to Astronomy
Explore the Night with Bob King
The year's most spectacular meteor shower is upon us. Prepare to enjoy the Geminids under a dark, moonless sky, when you might see more than 100 meteors per hour.
By: Bob King
December 13, 2023
Geminid meteor shower
It’s December and that means one of the best celestial events will grace the skies. The Geminid meteor shower should peak in a moonless sky between Wednesday and Thursday, December 13–14.
By: The Editors of Sky & Telescope
December 6, 2023