"Frankly, I was scared. I thought that it was a bomb," one witness said.
Unlike most meteors, these are best viewed shortly after nightfall.
The annual sky show peaks on the morning of August 12.
No special equipment will be needed to see the meteors. Just find a spot with an unobstructed view of the sky and no glaring
Over 230 people, from West Palm Beach to Augusta, Ga., reported spotting the fireball--and nearly 50 of those people reported
Below, watch another dash cam recording filmed from a car driving in Auckland: Astronomer Grant Christie -- who, according
If you can’t make it outside to catch the Ursids in person, the Slooh space camera will live-stream 2014’s last meteor shower
Unable to make it outside when the meteors show up? The Slooh space camera is scheduled to live-stream the shower on Saturday
What exactly was this fireball? A meteor? A bit of space debris? A fantastically bright fireball put on quite a show across