Kopernik Observation Center Open For Meteor Showers
Get ready to see some meteor showers! Kopernik Observatory will be open on clear nights starting at 9 p-m this Tuesday through Thursday for viewing of the Perseid meteor shower.... At its peak the Perseid meteorshower produce 50 or more meteors per hour. And they're called Perseids because they appear to radiate from the constellation Perseus. Kopernik invites those who want to attend to grab a lawn chair or blanket and head down... You can head to www.kopenik.org to confirm that they will be open for viewing.