Two meteor showers to shine over Vietnam this month

Sky watchers spot shooting stars as Draconid Meteor Shower peaks Monday

Space.com has a lot of information about the Draconids" origin story and the poets' take on the showers ("Poets among us might like to think of these as the "Dragon's Tears' or as its fiery breath"), but here's what you need to watch the Draconids tonight: Nothing special!

One benefit of bidding farewell to summer and seeing the sun set earlier is the succession of spectacular winter meteor showers that will keep budding astronomers entertained.

A SPECTACULAR meteor shower will light up United Kingdom skies this month - here is when and how to see the Draconic Meteor Shower 2018 in the UK.

The comet associated with the Draconids is the snappily named 21P/Giacobini-Zinner, and though its debris can be no bigger than a grain of sand, there will still be the impressive, relatively slow-moving meteors passing across the sky.

The peak of the meteor shower will be at the night from 9 to 10 October.

These rare activity bursts occur when the Earth travels through a denser part of the debris stream, and the most recent outburst was in 2012, when radar observations detected up to 1,000 meteors per hour.

Every year, during the first week of October, the Earth passes through this stellar field of debris.

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Also known as Giacobinids, the Draconids radiate from a point in the northern constellation Draco.

The meteors slam into the planet's atmosphere at full speed, producing bright flashes of light and meteor streaks across the sky.

The best time interval is the time between 4 and 5 am.

How to see the Draconid meteor shower in the UK. If you can't find it, don't worry: The meteors can appear anywhere.

But the good news is you can watch the meteors zip across the sky regardless of whether you spot the Draco stars or not.

To eyes adapted, it is recommended that a minimum of 20 minutes to see the light.

"There's no advantage to using binoculars or a telescope; just look up with your own eyes to take in the widest possible view of the sky".

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