The Texas Sky Will Light Up With Shooting Stars And A Nearly Full Moon This Week During The Taurid Meteor Shower

Texas is home to some of the nation’s darkest skies, and this week, you’ll have a front-row seat to a spectacular celestial event. Known as the Southern Taurid Meteor Shower, this incredible phenomenon peaks in mid-October each year (but it’s visible through the end of November!) Here’s everything you need to know about this can’t-miss stargazing opportunity:

Have you witnessed the Southern Taurid Meteor Shower in Texas? If so, we’d love to hear about your experience! Check out our previous article to learn more about stargazing in the Lone Star State.