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Quadrantid Meteor Shower Tonight
« on: January 03, 2012, 04:09:22 PM »
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Re: Quadrantid Meteor Shower Tonight
« Reply #1 on: January 03, 2012, 08:36:07 PM »
Thanks for the reminder.  If my Vue console wasn't banished to the networking closet for bad behavior, I probably would have seen that on there.  Oh well, it's raining anyway.  (Not a surprise for Seattle in January)


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Re: Quadrantid Meteor Shower Tonight
« Reply #2 on: January 08, 2012, 10:35:48 AM »
I didn't especially get up to see this, but did spend 5 minutes looking out of a skylight  (4am GMT) and spotted a very bright meteor.

Wish I'd of been more coherent to watch a bit longer and try to get some photos :(
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