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Re: (IAAC) SHOOTING STARS: Prospects for Leonids...



At 18:59 14/11/97 -0500, you wrote:
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>This weekend's weather prospects are very dim, BUT the current forecast does 
>call for clearing Sunday, so... The Leonids are predicted to peak on November 
>17 this year, with enhanced activity expected at or around 5am that morning. 
>(Note that I say "enhanced": this may mean a few extra meteors per hour. But 
>there's the small CHANCE it may mean a once-in-a-lifetime meteor storm, with 
>shooting stars "falling like rain" and filling the sky for an hour or two!)
>Lew Gramer
5am which time? Is it morning or 3 in the afternoon for us in UK.
Nick
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