Quadrantid Meteor Shower Tonight

By KBJR News 1

Quadrantid Meteor Shower Tonight

January 3, 2012 Updated Jan 3, 2012 at 12:27 PM CDT

Towards the northern sky this evening the Quadrantid, or "Quads" meteor shower is expected. Over 100 meteors per hour are expected to enter our atmosphere.
The "Quads" are an annual meteor shower that have been know for their brilliance in the past. Peak times are expected Wednesday morning from 2 and 7 a.m. For best visibility one should venture away from city lights.

Posted by: Adam Lorch

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