Enjoy the Perseids – peak 12/13th August (and ignore the hype)

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    Time to get the deck chairs out…. Spotted one Perseid a couple of nights ago… I wonder if I'll see any this weekend at the maximum? Can someone please dim down the Moon for that evening….

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    The Perseid meteor shower is closing in on its annual peak, which is due to occur during the night of August 12-13.
    There are some very wild claims being circulated online about very high Perseid rates, but what can you reasonably expect in 2017?
    Find out here:
    http://www.popastro.com/meteor/news/newsdetail.php?id_nw=552

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