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    The Site Administrator: Currently at home recovering from a couple of strokes,please contact my assistnt admins for forum issues Tom Stormcrowe's Avatar
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    Meteor Shower Tomorrow night

    FIRST METEOR SHOWER OF 2012: The annual Quadrantid meteor shower peaks on Wednesday morning, Jan. 4th, when Earth passes through a narrow stream of debris from a comet thought to have broken apart some 500 years ago. The shower is expected to be strong (as many as 100 meteors per hour), but elusive, with a peak that lasts no longer than a couple of hours. The shower's radiant near Polaris favors observers in the northern hemisphere. Images, live audio from a meteor radar, and more information are available on today's edition of http://spaceweather.com.
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    2:20am EST. And I have really been trying to get more sleep.
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    Wednesday morning, Jan. 4th is the day when the odds of getting hit by a meteor are greatly increased.

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    I'll be up and trying to get pics...

    with a low of 13 F...

    should be fun...
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    My husband got up to watch.... cold & CLOUDY!! Darn!
    As with mud, life, too, slides by.

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    Over on another forum, one person claims to have seen one. The other several people posting from around the US, nothing -even some with clear skies and away from the city lights.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tude View Post
    Over on another forum, one person claims to have seen one. The other several people posting from around the US, nothing -even some with clear skies and away from the city lights.
    Well, I'm glad I didn't get up to look for something then. I thought about it, but decided I'd rather sleep.
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