Geminid meteor shower expected to peak tonight

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Due some clear skies tonight ...but fancy it would be a serious mistake to stand outside in the sub zero temps expected..
..on account Im not yet recovered sufficiently ..
Just my luck..
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Yes stay indoors Evan and keep warm pal, we might get a glimpse of something from indoors :).
 

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Yes stay indoors Evan and keep warm pal, we might get a glimpse of something from indoors :).

Knock out a tile or two from the attic.
 

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Clear as a bell here, but a bit parky too (1.5C). Perhaps I'm optimistic but not seen anything yet....have also resisted removing yet more slates from my roof to get a better, more comfortable view...
 

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Think it's a bit early yet Pete.
 

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100% cloud cover here. May as well crack another beer.
 

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I think I've been incredibly lucky. I stood outside for five minutes and after my eyes got used to the darkness (don't forget we have very little light pollution here) I saw about half a dozen meteors. Some really brief flashes, others a little longer.....
 

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I've seen about 8 tonight (including two together) while out in the garden taking some photos of my christmas lights. Didn't manage to get any in the shots though. A very clear still night in South Bucks.
 

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Saw a couple myself just an hour ago, but too cold to stand outside for long, again no photos
 

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I saw one about 11.30 pm and then the clouds rolled in. Typical British weather.
 
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