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Meteor Shower Tonight

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    Nilz Defo worth the wait :)

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    Thanks Nilz, its quite clear tonight:) x
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    Seen a few so far thanks for the heads up. Lying out the back on the trampoline looking up just now.
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    Nice one Nilz :icon_thumright:

    Hope you don’t mind me posting in here that the ISS is going over the UK tonight as well.
    If sky’s are clear you will see the International Space Station going over the UK from West to East at 23:01
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    International Space Station passes at 23:00
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    Nilz Defo worth the wait :)

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    Thanks for the comments and updates guys going to head out shortly.
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    Nilz Defo worth the wait :)

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    Saw the ISS at exactly 23.01 also seen a handful of meteors....if anyone is interested if you go to youtube there is a live feed on now and its amazing!!!
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    The ISS will be passing over the UK tonight at 22:12 and the Perseid Meteor shower, look up and enjoy. :) x
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    Just seen it laying in the hot tub...... Me not the ISS😄😄
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    I was tempted to set the camera with a slower shutter speed on a tripod, and see if I could get some pictures, but its cloudy here!
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    Its cloudy here as well Darren, im still in the garden though, lol. :) x
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    Saw a couple meteors about 1130 pm,then the cloud cover came in :(
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    I went outside 3 nights back and seen about 15/20 meteors, seen the ISS going over (very bright) when I was looking for the meteors to whizz by, I seen20+ satellites going over.


    The ISS will be going over the UK tonight at 21:23, looks like its going to be nice and clear for most of the UK at that time!


    On Channel 5 tonight at 7pm, Documentary examining the technological advances that made the construction of the ISS possible.
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    Did anyone get any pics or video footge of this? Was too cloudy where i am so i didnt see anything. :(
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