I went out to watch the Perseids last night, and it was a bust. I was in a
fairly dark place and there were clear skies. I was in place from 10:30
until 1:30. I left at 1:30 because some clouds were moving in. The meteors
I saw were all good long bright streaks, but the frequency was nowhere close
to what I was expecting. Yes, I was watching toward the radiant to the
northeast in Perseus. I am going to a darker location tonight, but I
certainly hope the frequency is as high as advertised - one or two a minute.
It was a nice night, so it was enjoyable anyway. Anyone else watch last
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