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Large Meteor Outburst Anticipated This Month!


Comet Giacobini-Zinner: The Cause of the Outburst

Scientists are anticipating a large meteor outburst this month.  On October 8, 2011 Earth will pass through the dust trail of the Comet 21P/Giacobini-Zinner which is the cause of the outburst.  Meteor Watchers in the Middle East, parts of Europe and northern Africa will be best positioned for this potentially big show! Read the rest of this entry >>