Posted by: Sandy Steinman | August 2, 2022

How to watch the Perseid meteor shower

Earth Sky reports

Predicted peak: August 13, 2022, at 3 UTC. In most years, we’d be advising you to watch the Perseids’ peak on the mornings of August 11, 12 and 13. But …When to watch: Unfortunately, the moon will be up all night during the predicted* peak of 2022’s Perseid meteor shower. However, note that this shower tends to rise to a peak gradually, and then fall off rapidly after the peak. That means you can watch for Perseid meteors in the week or 10 days before the peak.

Read more EarthSky | Perseid meteor shower: All you need to know in 2022


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