Leonids Meteor Shower. This shower is unique in that it has a cyclonic peak about every 33 years where hundreds of meteors per hour can be seen. The last of these occurred in 2001. The shower runs annually from November 6-30. This year The Leonids is expected to produce an average of up to 15 meteors per hour at this evenings peak.
A spectacular conjunction of Venus and Jupiter will be visible in the evening sky. The two bright planets will be extremely close, which means to the naked eye they may look as if they are merging. Venus being the planet of Love and Jupiter being
is commemorated in many countries of the world to remember all those, of every nationality, who died in World War 1 and 2. Nowadays it is usually commemorated nationally on the Sunday after the 11th of November and is known as Remembrance Sunday. Acts of Rememberance are held both on Rememberance Sunday and on Armistice Day itself. It is held on the 11th of November (the 11th month of the year) at 11am local time and commemorates the time when the treaty was signed ending world war 1. Thus every year we have an 11;11;11. Numerologically 11 is a master number and this triple master number gives us a unique opportunity to bring peace to our world.
November 4, 5 - Taurids Meteor Shower. The Taurids is a long-running minor meteor shower producing only about 5-10 meteors per hour. It is unusual in that it consists of two separate streams. The first is produced by dust grains left behind by Asteroid 2004 TG10. The second stream is produced by
The Taurids is a long-running minor meteor shower producing only about 5-10 meteors per hour. It is unusual in that it consists of two separate streams. The first is produced by dust grains left behind by Asteroid 2004 TG10. The second stream is produced by debris left behind by Comet 2P Encke. The shower runs annually from September 7 to December 10. It peaks this year on the the night of November 4. Unfortunately the glare from the full moon will block out all but the brightest meteors.