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Watch Geminid Meteor Shower On 13th and 14th December

12 Dec 2010, 04:45 UTC
Watch Geminid Meteor Shower On 13th and 14th December
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If you are a sky gazer then you won't like to miss a chance to watch the beautiful Geminid meteor shower coming this week and if astronomers are to be believed its going to the "best meteor shower of the year".The name Geminids comes from the name "Gemini" constellation.On 13th December and 14th December you can expect these showers late night if you are willing to brave the chill of December.Observers can see more than 100 meteors per hour.The meteor shower will be more visible as the sky will be dark and moonless on December 14.One more event astronomical event for this year will be the only Total lunar eclipse on December 20th which will be witnessed North America, Central America, a bit of South America, Greenland and Iceland.Do let us know if you caught a glimpse of spectacular Geminid meteor shower!

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