I was up in Payson and I was not disappointed. After the normal star party
was over we just sat back and enjoyed the darkish (some high cirrus) skies
and watched the show. Surprised by a few very bright colorful meteors
dragging long tails. Most were dim and very fast but there was enough to
keep your attention.
On Sun, Aug 12, 2018 at 12:27 PM <darkmatterinsights@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
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
I saw were all good long bright streaks, but the frequency was nowhere
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
It was a nice night, so it was enjoyable anyway. Anyone else watch last
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