Halley's comet: When is the Orionid meteor shower and how can I see it?

Halley's comet: When is the Orionid meteor shower and how can I see it?
 

Shooting stars will light up the skies this month as the Earth moves through the trail of Halley's comet.
The Orionid is one of two meteor showers created by the debris left by Comet Halley.
The Eta Aquarids in May this year was the first meteor shower created by debris left by the comet.
For the best views of the beautiful display look up to the sky on Thursday, October 20 where 20 meteors are expected to be visible every hour - the clearer the skies the better you will be able to see it.
The Met Office said: "The Orionids are a remnant of Comet Halley and at its peak you could see up... read more

 
14 October 2016 in Hot News, Views: 37
Source: Daily Post
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