The Georgia Sky Will Light Up With Shooting Stars And A Full Blood Moon During The Draconids Meteor Shower
While autumn will bring multiple attractions in Georgia to the forefront of your calendar, like hayrides and visiting pumpkin patches, there is another reason to mark up your calendar entirely. October will bring about a slew of natural beauty from a meteor shower to a full Blood Moon, all happening within the same week. If you’re looking for a reason to stay up late with some hot chocolate, then this full moon and meteor shower in Georgia will be the perfect reason.
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When: The Draconids meteor shower wil run from October 6th through the 10th, with peak times on October 8th. The full Blood Moon will occur on October 13th.
To learn more about the 2019 meteor showers and moon occurrences in Georgia, click here.
A New Jersey native with over 15 years of writing experience, Marisa has studied at both New York University and Florida International University. She has lived all over the country, including a decade stint in South Florida. Marisa is well-versed in exploration as she travels a good majority of the year in her self-converted Sprinter van. Her articles have been featured in various notable publications over the years, she has a published collection of short stories, and three completed screenplays under her belt.
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