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In the planetarium told when to watch Perseid meteor shower

Favorable conditions for the observation of one of the brightest meteor showers of the Perseids will come only a few days after its peak, according to the Moscow planetarium.

"Favorable conditions for the visibility of flow in 2020 will develop after three to four days after the night of the peak (from 16th-23rd August)", - stated in the message.

It is noted that the stream itself runs from 23 July to 20 August, and its peak will occur on August 12-13. According to the International meteor organization, is expected to 110 meteors per hour.

Favorable conditions for observation of the flow associated with the fact that the Moon will be close to a new moon which occurs on August 19.