The view is expected to be exceptional this year because the showers coincide with a new moon.
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The breathtaking sight has since been identified as a Chinese rocket.
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As long as it's not cloudy.
The spectacular display was seen from as far away as Wisconsin, Missouri and Michigan.
The best time to watch is between midnight and dawn.
This beautiful light show appears every year thanks to Halley’s Comet.
A new moon will create near-ideal viewing conditions on Oct. 8 and 9.
Not everything that moves in the video are meteors; the meteors are the brief streaks of light, the slower ones are airplanes