Perseid Meteor Shower To Peak Sunday Night

BOSTON (CBS) —  Night-owls and early morning risers may catch a glimpse of the Perseid Meteor Shower set to peak Sunday night into Monday morning.

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WBZ-TV Meteorologist Joe Joyce says the best viewing will be after midnight until 5 a.m. Monday.

For best viewing, head away from the city lights.

Dozens of meteors per hour are expected.


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