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Two Meteor Showers will peak at the same time tonight

Don't miss tonight's free light show!

July 29, 2019

ST. LOUIS (KNOU) - According to the American Meteor Society, two Meteor showers will be reaching their peak tonight, Monday July 29th- July 30th.

The Southern Delta Aquarids will bring about 16 meteors across the sky per hour now through August 23, while the Alpha Capricornids are expected to bring about five meteors per hour now through August 15. 

The two meteor showers will continue for the upcoming weeks, but be sure to look up at the night sky at some point tonight to experience them both as they reach maximum activity with up to 25 meteors per hour being visible.

While tonight's viewing conditions look promising as the forecast predicts clear skies, click here for some additional tips on how to can make your 'meteor-shower-viewing' experience more enjoyable.

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