Watch Up To 100 Meteors Per Hour In The First Meteor Shower Of 2020, Visible From Mississippi

Think fireworks are the only reason to admire the night sky in early January? Think again! Just a few days after the New Year’s celebrations end, the sky will be set aglow by a meteor shower – the first meteor shower of 2020, to be exact. Not only is it the first, but it’s also one of the most active celestial displays of the year, so you don’t want to miss it. Read on for all the important details.

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To view the Farmers Almanac 2020 Meteor Shower Calendar, click here. For more information on Mississippi’s state parks, click here.

So, did you know about this upcoming meteor shower? Have you watched it in years past? Tell us in the comments section.

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