Real(Mislabeled) - This is not a picture of the 1833 Perseid Meteor Shower. - This is a famous depiction(cropped from the original) of the 1833 Leonid Meteor Storm, produced in 1889 for the Seventh-day Adventist book Bible Readings for the Home Circle

Real(Mislabeled) - This is not a picture of the 1833 Perseid Meteor Shower. - This is a famous depiction(cropped from the original) of the 1833 Leonid Meteor Storm, produced in 1889 for the Seventh-day Adventist book Bible Readings for the Home Circle

Perseids meteor shower as observed from the Snowy Range in Wyoming  "This is a composite of 23 images, 22 for the meteors/stars and 1 taken at sunrise for the foreground which was lightly blended in. I also corrected the orientation of the meteors to account for the rotation of the earth (this took forever!)”

Perseids meteor shower as observed from the Snowy Range in Wyoming "This is a composite of 23 images, 22 for the meteors/stars and 1 taken at sunrise for the foreground which was lightly blended in. I also corrected the orientation of the meteors to account for the rotation of the earth (this took forever!)”

The next meteor shower is the Perseids on the night of August 11  The Moon is a thin crescent that rises about three hours before the Sun - little interference.

The next meteor shower is the Perseids on the night of August 11 The Moon is a thin crescent that rises about three hours before the Sun - little interference.

This image, Perseid Meteor Shower 2012, is a merge of five photos taken in Italys Castelluccio di Norcia during a meteor shower in the night sky

This image, Perseid Meteor Shower 2012, is a merge of five photos taken in Italys Castelluccio di Norcia during a meteor shower in the night sky

T.L.L.L  There is no such thing as an insignificant day, only a day that has not been seized.

T.L.L.L There is no such thing as an insignificant day, only a day that has not been seized.

The Perseid Meteor Shower will peak Sunday night, Aug. 11, in the Northern Hemisphere. Meteor watching is an awe-inspiring family activity.

The Perseid Meteor Shower will peak Sunday night, Aug. 11, in the Northern Hemisphere. Meteor watching is an awe-inspiring family activity.

Taken during the 2015 Perseid meteor shower in August - at Mount Rainier National Park - by Matt Dieterich.  He calls the photo 'Skyfall.'

Taken during the 2015 Perseid meteor shower in August - at Mount Rainier National Park - by Matt Dieterich. He calls the photo 'Skyfall.'

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