Posted: Thu Aug 12, 2010 6:11 am
http://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/ ... 05139.html
Only the Irish can take sausages to a meteor shower.
Posted: Thu Aug 12, 2010 6:19 am
Yes the direction is the northern sky Most of them only last a fraction of a second about 10% last long enough to see a trail in the sky, And about 1% are long enough and bright enough to be called a true shooting star.
Posted: Thu Aug 12, 2010 7:18 am
balkankiwi wrote: millomgirl wrote:
Also observed several satellites passing over - never saw that before - all in all, a fantastic experience
I've been noticing those myself during the past few nights, usually moving from South to North at a rapid rate of knots. Never ever seen them before and one would suspect UFO's.
Posted: Thu Aug 12, 2010 7:37 am
They apperently are at their peak tonight so we should see some no bother as long as we can stay awake long enough lol
Posted: Thu Aug 12, 2010 10:05 am