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White Plains Residents Could See Peak Of Perseid Meteor Shower

Rhiannon Blaauw, of NASA's Meteoroid Environment Office shares tips to watch a meteor shower.
Rhiannon Blaauw, of NASA's Meteoroid Environment Office shares tips to watch a meteor shower. Video Credit: NASA's Marshall Center
The Perseid meteor shower may be visible in Westchester skies during its peak Wednesday night.
The Perseid meteor shower may be visible in Westchester skies during its peak Wednesday night. Photo Credit: File

WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. – Westchester residents may be able to view the Perseid meteor shower as it peaks Wednesday night into Thursday morning, reports Business Insider .

Sky-gazers could see 50 to 100 meteors per hour during the shower, which is visible each year from the end of July through August, according to the report.

The best time to observe the meteor shower is between 3 and 6 a.m., according to NASA.

For more information on watching, check this story from earthsky.org .

Able to get great photos of the shower? Share them with the Daily Voice at info@dailyvoice.com .

Click here to read the full Business Insider story.

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