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Monday 2 October 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# Eyes on the sky

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Look out your window tonight - there's a special meteor shower due over Ireland
There will be more than double the usual fireball activity associated with the annual Perseid outburst, which begins around 11pm Irish time.
Hundreds of shooting stars will be visible over Ireland tonight
People viewing from dark rural skies should be able to see one or two shooting stars every minute.
America's air traffic controllers are dangerously overworked - are Ireland's?
The IAA says no.