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Monday 6 February 2023 Dublin: 2°C

# Meteors

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# Noctilucent
You can spot rare glowing clouds formed by meteors over Ireland
These occur so high in the atmosphere that astronauts on the ISS can see them not too far below them.
# Space
NASA spots meteors crashing into Saturn's rings for first time
Saturn is now the only place besides Earth, the moon and Jupiter where scientists have been able to observe meteor impacts as they occur.
# Russia
Videos: Around 950 injured after meteor strikes central Russia
There was panic in the Russian Urals as a meteor or meteors fell IN the Chelyabinsk region, some 930 miles east of Moscow.
# 2012 review
2012: The year in space exploration
Landing on Mars, meteor showers and fixing the space station with a toothbrush – it’s been quite a year.
# Meteors
Geminid meteors to rain on Ireland tonight
Stargazers will be able to see a shooting star per minute without the use of a telescope or binoculars.
# Meteors
600 year old meteors to rain on earth
Observers may see almost twice as many meteors per hour compared to last Saturday’s meteor shower.
# Daily Fix
The Daily Fix: Friday
In tonight’s Fix: meets the presidential candidates; the latest from Libya; and why you should be VERY careful while shopping for wine.
# Meteor Shower
Watch out for shooting stars in the skies this weekend
The Perseid meteor shower will be visible in the skies above Ireland tonight and tomorrow night.
# Meteors
Ireland to brighten up with meteor shower tonight
Shooting stars to put on a show that will be visible to the naked eye.