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Vietnam welcomes first meteor shower of 2017

Vietnam welcomes first meteor shower of 2017

VOV.VN - On January 4, astronomy lovers will be able to look up and watch the sky over Vietnam sparkle with the Quadrantids Meteor Shower, according to astronomers at the Academy of Science and Technology.

Look up and watch the sky sparkle

Look up and watch the sky sparkle

(VOV) - Astronomy lovers will be able to look up between Jan 1 and Jan 5 and watch the sky over Vietnam sparkle with the Quadrantids Meteor Shower, according to leading astronomers at the Academy of Science and Technology.

Meteor shower to peak on August 12

Meteor shower to peak on August 12

Vietnamese astronomy enthusiasts will have a chance to observe the Perseid meteor shower, one of the two largest meteor showers this year.

Meteor shower to light up Vietnam skies

Meteor shower to light up Vietnam skies

(VOV) - The southern Delta Aquarid meteor shower with radiants reaching a zenithal hourly rate or ZHR of 20 will make its appearance over the skies of Vietnam in late July.

May meteor shower set to light up night sky

May meteor shower set to light up night sky

(VOV) - One of 2014’s best meteor showers, with radiants reaching a zenithal hourly rate or ZHR of 1,000 per hour makes its appearance over the skies of Vietnam on May 24.

Three astronomic phenomena in late April

Three astronomic phenomena in late April

(VOV) - Three astronomic events will take place in late April, including a meteor shower, a partial eclipse of the moon, and Saturn coming its closest to the Earth.

Meteor shower expected on October 22

Meteor shower expected on October 22

(VOV) - Astronomy lovers in Vietnam will have the chance to see 25-30 meteors blazing across the sky every hour from midnight until dawn on October 22.

Perseid meteor shower expected on August 12

Perseid meteor shower expected on August 12

Astronomy lovers in Vietnam should have a great chance to see the Perseid meteor shower on August 12, with 60-80 meteors blazing across the sky every hour.

Meteor extravaganza expected on July 29

Meteor extravaganza expected on July 29

Vietnamese amateur astronomers who enjoy gazing at the stars will be anxious to catch a glimpse of the Southern Delta Aquarids meteor shower, due early on July 29, with about 20 meteors expected to blaze across the skies every hour.

Lyrid meteor shower can be seen on April 22

Lyrid meteor shower can be seen on April 22

Vietnamese who enjoy astronomic phenomena will be able to observe the Lyrid meteor shower on April 22, 2012, said the Vietnam Astronomy and Space Association.