Tom Moran from the Newcastle Astronomical Society explains to ITV Tyne Tees how best to view the Perseid meteor shower. Tonight is likely to be one of the best nights to view the phenomenon.
The display is likely to be one of the best displays in recent years because of near perfect weather conditions and crescent moon which will help reduce light pollution.
If you capture photos or video of the Perseid meteor shower please send them to firstname.lastname@example.org
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