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Icebergs and shooting stars

Yes, tonight it is once again time for the April Lyrids, but don’t get excited just yet: with a full moon and clouds in the forecast it’s unlikely anyone on the east coast of Newfoundland will be able to see the show… 343 more words

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Lyrid Meteor Shower 2016

The Lyrids have been active for three days now and will last up to April 25. The meteor showers are expected to peak in the mornings of April 22 and April 23. 68 more words

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Pink moon rises this week as Lyrid meteor shower peaks

Competing celestial events will vie for dominion of darkened skies this week as winter retires with the rise of April’s pink moon and Lyrid meteors fall to Earth. 390 more words

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Pink moon rises this week as Lyrid meteor shower peaks

Competing celestial events will vie for dominion of darkened skies this week as winter retires with the rise of April’s pink moon and Lyrid meteors fall to Earth. 390 more words

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Listen to Meteors Live

When the big annual meteor showers come around, you can often find us driving up to a mountaintop to escape light pollution and watching the skies for a while. 295 more words

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Fireballs lighting up sky as equinox approaches

While March is usually a slow month for meteor showers as none of the major annual events occur this month, the American Meteor Society has reported six major fireball events since March 1 and NASA says fireballs can increase as much as 30 percent in spring. 158 more words

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