Meteor Shower

On November 12-13, 1833

Leonids

It occurs when Earth crosses the orbital path of Comet Tempel-Tuttle, which, like all comets, litters its orbit with bits of debris. It’s when this comet debris enters Earth’s atmosphere, and vaporizes

Picture of a Meteoric Shower

Negitives and Positives

Negitive-On average, meteors can speed through the atmosphere at about 30,000 mph (48,280 kph) and reach temperatures of about 3,000 F (1,648 C).

Positive-Most meteors become visible at around 60 miles (96.5 kilometers) up.

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Ability to predict meteoric showers ahead of time.

For meteoric showers all you really have to do is watch the news and have socal media. Because a humans naked eye can't see a meteoric shower coming till its inside the atmosphere.

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