News > Surprise meteor shower! 'Finlay-id' 'shooting stars' will appear for the first time in 2021.

Surprise meteor shower! 'Finlay-id' 'shooting stars' will appear for the first time in 2021.

10/05/2021 06:08 PM | Click to read full article

A never-before-seen meteor shower will sprinkle tiny pieces of comet dust above Earth's southernmost regions for a brief time later this year. 

The "Finlay-id" meteor shower, which will last for about 10 days this fall, will appear over southern latitudes with little landmass.