Stunning pictures of the Geminids meteor shower

Sunday 14 December 2014 12:00
Science and Tech

The Geminids meteor shower is a natural firework display that produces up to 60 shooting stars an hour which may glow in multiple colours, or fire off rapid bursts of two or three stars at once.

Last night the shower started around 10pm and was best seen from the UK at 2am.

This is what it looked like from London

From Dorset

From space


And from Macedonia

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