According to Time and Date, the shower will reach its peak the night of Wednesday, Dec. 13 into the early morning hours of Thursday, Dec. 14.
On the night of the December 13 and 14, Perth Observatory will be open from 10:30pm to 2am and stargazers can book to view the Geminids at the Observatory here.
The shower will appear from the direction of the constellation Gemini, and climb slowly into the sky throughout the night, Earth Sky reports. When these meteoroids encounter Earth's atmosphere at tremendously high speeds - up to far more than 100,000 miles per hour - they burn up from the friction and produce the brief streaks of light we call meteors. The Geminid meteor shower will be taking place for the next two weeks, starting tonight (Dec. 4). In addition, the brilliant planet Jupiter will be rising in the east around the peak of the Geminids meteor shower and will be visible until dawn.
NASA, meanwhile, refers to it as a "rock comet", which is a newly discovered type of asteroid that passes so close to the sun that debris is blasted off its surface. This year should offer a wonderful meteor show.
According to Sky & Telescope, the Geminid Meteor Shower is "usually the year's best and most reliable, with upward of 100 meteors per hour".
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The Geminids radiate from Gemini the Twins which will be overhead at 1:30 a.m.
The previous year that there were similarly favorable conditions for the Geminids I saw 68 of them in my best hour, along with about 14 meteors from other directions.
The Geminids should be visible to the naked eye across the Central Coast, but areas with high vantage points and minimal light pollution will make for the best viewing. Geminids come in all colors, sometimes have boisterous flaring, bursting flights, and sometimes leave lingering, luminous trails. You'll begin seeing them in the sky as early as 9 or 10 p.m. local time, no matter where you are.
An hour or so before sunrise on December 13, the crescent moon is just above the now dim planet Mars, with Jupiter well to the lower left.
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