Witness the Eta Aquariid Meteor Shower Peak Tonight
Eta Aquariid meteor shower peaks tonight, offering a stunning display of shooting stars in the night sky.
Best viewed in the early hours before
dawn, between 3 am and dawn
, for optimal darkness.
Escape city lights and find a dark, open location with minimal obstructions for the best experience.
Allow 20-30 minutes for your eyes to adjust to the darkness to spot more meteors.
No need for telescopes or binoculars, as meteors are easily visible to the naked eye.
Lie down on a blanket or reclining chair, facing eastward, for a comfortable viewing experience.
Expect up to 30 meteors per hour during the peak, with some leaving bright, glowing trails.
Don't forget to check the local weather forecast for clear skies to maximize your meteor-watching chances.