…by Anura Guruge
Please check last year’s post on the Geminids for more detail.
Please search ‘meteor’ (>>>>) for tons of additional background on meteors and the other showers
including possible one, soon, from Comet ISON.
Where to look for the Geminids — over New Hampshire.
Jupiter is right there to help you.
NASA created orbital map of 39 Geminid 2013 major shooting stars
seen over the last few days.
Earth is the small blue dot at 1 o’clock.
The bigger yellow blob is the Sun.
All the debris, left behind by the asteroid,
is, of course, following the asteroid’s
orbital path around the Sun.