general info WATCH THE PERSEID METEOR SHOWER IN DUBAI FROM TONIGHT
Watch The Perseid Meteor Shower In Dubai From Tonight
Updated on 12 August 2018

The Perseid Meteor Shower will be visible from tonight until tomorrow (12 - 13 August) During its peak, there are likely to be between 50-100 meteors per hour, making the annual August Perseid Meteor Shower a highlight in the Northern Hemisphere.

And it really is a sight to see

If this time-lapse of the 2016 Perseid Meteor Shower in California is anything to go by, we want front-row seats!

Where to watch

To avoid any light pollution and get the best view possible, head out of the city. The Dubai Astronomy Group is hosting a Perseid Meteor Shower party in the Al Qudra desert - which is an ideal spot! There will also be a Q&A if you want to learn more about the phenomenon. Grab a picnic and head away from the city lights for the best seat in the house!

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