One Of The Biggest Meteor Showers Of The Year Will Be Visible In Nevada In August

This summer has been an exciting time for night sky observers. Just last month we observed the recently-discovered Comet NEOWISE grace our night skies, and this month also has something exciting in store—the Perseid meteor shower! One of the most beloved meteor showers, seeing this epic display of soaring meteors should definitely be on your to-do list. Here’s all you need to know about catching one of the brightest meteor showers of the year.

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Are you excited for this month’s Perseid meteor shower? There are tons of great spots in Nevada where you should be able to view the meteor shower, like the Tonopah stargazing park!