#Meteorite

.Texas City, TX, USA
The Alpha Capricornids will produce about five strong and bright showers each hour(Photo Credit: Representational/ UnSplash)

  • The two meteor showers are Southern Delta Aquariids and the Alpha Capricornids
  • They will be at their peak on Wednesday into the morning of Thursday
  • The Southern Delta Aquariids will produce 12 faint

.Dallas, TX, USA
Many residents posted photos and videos of the sighting. (Photo Credit: Representational/ UnSplash)

  • Residents in North Texas saw a rare sight of a fireball lighting up the sky on Sunday night
  • The American Meteorological Society received several reports of possible meteor sighting
  • There is no official confirmation of the meteor sighting

.Northern hemisphere, Krasnoyarsk Krai, Russia
The bright Perseids Meteor Shower is upon us again.(Photo credit : Representational image/Unsplash)

  • The Perseids Meteor Shower began July 14 and will last through August 24
  • It is known as the “best meteor shower of the year” by NASA 
  • It will peak around August 12, where up to 100 meteors an hour can be caught shooting across the sky

.Paris, France
With its greenish exterior and brownish interior, Erg Chech 002 might not appear extraordinary at first glance. (Photo Credit: Representative Image/Unsplash)

  • The space rock has already proved an "exceptional" witness to the building blocks of the planets
  • The meteorite was discovered in May 2020 by meteor hunters in the Algerian Sahara desert
  • Of the roughly 65,000 meteorites so far documented on Earth, 4,000 contain "differentiated matter"

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Geminid meteor shower is expected to peak on the intervening night of December 13 and 14. (Photo Credit: Unsplash)

  • As per NASA, the meteor shower will begin at 7.30 to 8 pm (CST) on Sunday
  • If the sky is clear, one can expect to catch a glimpse of as many as 150 'shooting stars' per hour
  • The event is being touted as the “best meteor shower of 2020” by experts