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Full moon hampers bright Draconid Shower Show


For those who have missed Draconid meteor shower on Saturday, here are some links and vidoes to watch.

On Saturday, October 8, 2011, Earth enountered several trails of dust between 16h00m and 21h00m Universal Time (UTC) produced by comet 21P/Giacobini–Zinner, which witnessed a peak of up to 10 shooting stars per minute.

Visible only in the United States west coast, observers could see few of these meteors due to a bright moon light.

In the past, dust trails were seen in 1933 and 1946, producing strong meteor storms but this year it was not expected to equaly brighten the sky.

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