Meteor Shower Tonight! Tuesday Update 12pm

QUADRANTID METEOR SHOWER: Earth is about to pass through a stream of debris from 2003 EH1, a comet fragment that produces the annual Quadrantid meteor shower. Forecasters expect the shower to peak around 07:20 UT (02:20 am EST) on Wednesday morning, January 4th. At maximum, as many as 100 meteors/hour could emerge from a radiant near Polaris, the north star.

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WVUA Chief Meteorologist Richard Scott

rscott@wvuatv.com

Source: spaceweather.com

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