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Two Meteor Showers Coming

Wednesday, October 5th, 2011

October 2011 may see meteor showers on the night of Saturday the 8th and Late Friday 21st to Saturday night 22nd.

A. October Draconids – usually a minor shower but predicted to be good this year. In two days time 8th Oct with peak between 18:00 & 21:00. Tends to be a short sharp peak for these.
Here is a Map.

And here is some info.

Map of Draconids, night of 8 October

B. Orionids

21-22 October peak 00:30 22nd Oct
Here is a map

Map of Orionids - 21 & 22 October