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PHOTOS: Perseid meteor shower

Perseid meteor shower Credit: Keith Muir

The Perseids meteor shower occurs ever year between July 17 and August 24 - and this year more than 100 meteors an hour were recorded as it reached its height overnight.

The Perseids could also be spotted around the world.

Here are some of your photos of the sky from last night .

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View above Clatteringshaws Loch Credit: Keith Muir
Perseid meteor shower Credit: Keith Muir