Perseids

Meteor Shower 2024

Major Meteor Showers

Quadrantids

Peaks January 4

Quadrantids

Peaks January 4

Quadrantids

Peaks January 4

Quadrantids

Peaks January 4

Quadrantids

Peaks January 4

Quadrantids

Peaks January 4

Quadrantids

Peaks January 4

Quadrantids

Peaks January 4

Quadrantids

Peaks January 4

Quadrantids

Peaks January 4

Quadrantids

Peaks January 4

Quadrantids

Peaks January 4

Meteor Shower Gudies

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Moon: Waning crescent
Eta Aquariids
Peak: May 5-6
10 meteors per hour
Illumination3%
3%

Meteor Shower Calendar

Meteor Shower Calendar

Explore our comprehensive list of meteor showers for 2024. Click on each event for detailed information about peak dates, moon phases, and expected meteor rates. Don’t miss out on these celestial highlights!

Quadrantids
Peak: January 3-4
40 meteors per hour
Moon: Waning crescent
Illumination50%
50%
Lyrids
Peak: April 21-22
10-20 meteors per hour
Moon: Waxing gibbous
Illumination98%
98%
Eta Aquariids
Peak: May 5-6
10 meteors per hour
Moon: Waning crescent
Illumination3%
3%
Northern Taurids
Peak: May 29-30
5 meteors per hour
Moon: Last quarter
Illumination50%
50%
Boötids
Peak: June 26-27
100 meteors per hour
Moon: Waning gibbous
Illumination64%
64%
Southern Delta Aquariids
Peak: July 27-29
25 meteors per hour
Moon: Waning crescent
Illumination44%
44%
Kappa Cygnids
Peak: August 16-20
20 meteors per hour
Moon: Waxing gibbous
Illumination98%
98%
Draconids
Peak: October 8-9
10 meteors per hour
Moon: New moon
Illumination50%
50%
Orionids
Peak: October 21-22
20 meteors per hour
Moon: Waning gibbous
Illumination67%
67%
Geminids
Peak: December 13-14
150 meteors per hour
Moon: Waxing gibbous
Illumination98%
98%
Ursids
Peak: December 21-22
10 meteors per hour
Moon: Last quarter
Illumination50%
50%

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