You’ll get many chances to make a whole lotta wishes tonight when the Perseids meteor shower peaks tonight.
The Perseids are a remnant of a comet that Earth passes by each year at this time. It is out best chance to see something like a meteor every hour. The cosmic show should start near 10 PM and with our new moon, the sky will be extra dark. The experts say that you’ll want to escape the light pollution of the city, but suburban Fox rockers should still see quite a few shooting stars.
The meteors will appear like the originate out of the north-east sky.
No need for a telescope or binoculars, the naked eye is best as it lets you take in the whole sky. A patch of lawn, a blanket, and snacks is all you’ll need to enjoy the annual meteor shower.
Finally… VancityBuzz put together 10 places in metro Vancouver to watch the Perseid Meteor Shower