The Quadrantid shower lasts for weeks, but it has a very narrow peak of a few hours with maximum activity. The best hours are late night and early predawn-and tonight is when the show is going to reach its peak.
Those in the Northern Hemisphere have the best chance of seeing them, especially if they're in a dark moonless area.
There's a good chance the shower will be bright and clear enough to see with the naked eye, so no telescope needed.
What you'll see: You'll likely see 80 meteors per hour, if not more.
The Quadrantids appear to come from a constellation called "Quadrans Muralis", which was created in 1795 but is no longer recognised as a constellation.
If the meteor shower's name sounds odd, it's probably because it doesn't sound like it's related to a constellation, like other meteor showers. You don't need any special gear to view the shower, but be sure to give your eyes 15-30 minutes to adjust to the darkness when heading out! Each year, Earth passes through this debris trail for a short time.
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