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Meteor Above Mojave Desert

By: Wally Pacholka

 

Region: Americas

Site: Mojave Desert - USA

Date: 2009 December 14

Photographed from rock formations in Mojave Desert of southwest USA, a bright meteor streaks the partly cloudy during the Geminid meteor shower. With its peak activity on December 13/14, Geminids make one of the best meteor showers of the year. The shower is created as planet Earth sweeps through dusty debris from extinct comet 3200 Phaethon. Wally Pacholka/Astropics.com

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