Lyrid meteor shower 2021: Best time to see Lyrids in Australia

Australian stargazers should be up early on Friday morning to get a brief look at one of the significant astronomy events of the year. The Lyrid meteor shower isn’t pretty much as active as some of the bigger sky-viewing opportunities, for example, the Geminid meteor shower in December or the Perseids meteor shower in August,… Continue reading Lyrid meteor shower 2021: Best time to see Lyrids in Australia

Lyrids 2020: What is the Lyrid meteor shower? How to watch it online?

The Lyrid meteor shower peaks every year towards the end of April, dispersing a handful of bright meteors over the skies. The Lyrids 2020 will peak on the night of Tuesday, April 21, through to the morning of Wednesday, April 22. This year, the Lyrids will show up during the coronavirus lockdown, which means most… Continue reading Lyrids 2020: What is the Lyrid meteor shower? How to watch it online?