Perseid Meteor Shower

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Angelenos Escape To Rural Areas To Get Stellar View Of Perseid Meteor Shower

As Southern California enters into the prime of the astronomical viewing event of the year, Los Angeles residents are looking to get away from the city to get a front-row view.

08/12/2015

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‘Supermoon,’ Meteor Shower Vie For Attention In The Sky

A “Supermoon” will dominate the sky Sunday night, making it tougher to see the annual Perseid meteor shower as it nears its peak.

08/10/2014

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Best Places For Stargazing Near OC

When it comes to stargazing, the Perseid massive meteor shower produces a spectacular show in Orange County. The peak of the Perseid meteor shower’s intensity typically occurs from Aug. 10 to 13.

CBS Los Angeles–08/10/2013

Perseid Meteor Shower To Pass Over LA At Midnight Friday

One of the best meteor showers of the year is happening Friday night.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/12/2011