During Friday, December 14, we will be given the opportunity to see one of the most beautiful astronomical phenomena.
We refer to the games, known as one of the most spectacular meteor showers that we can observe Earth.
They take place each year during December, which is the night between December 13 and 14 when they become more visible.
On this occasion, the best time in Chile It will be observed between 01:00 and 02:00 on Friday morning (Thursday evening).
Although it is known as a lack, they are actually a burning meteor when connecting to the Earth's atmosphere.
Do not miss out on one of the most frequent and reliable weather showers per year! Geminid's meteor showers will give a glittering display to air viewers when it arrives on December 13. You can see up to 100 meter per hour. Plan ahead: https://t.co/m8nua7Qapl pic.twitter.com/Bp2Cti2TYY
– NASA (@ NASA) December 13, 2018
According to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), this phenomenon occurs because of every December "the Earth passes through a huge path of dusty debris and is worn by a stunning rocky object of name (3200) Phaeton. "
At that moment, "dust and sand burn when they conflict with the Earth's atmosphere", creating a strength of "Shooting Stars".
Although it was very thorough, the rain began on Tuesday, December 4, during this evening it will have the highest, as it is possible to see one or two meters per minute. The phenomenon will be available until Monday 17th.
What will be needed to see this meteor shower? Basically, just look at the air in the other direction of the Moon, to reduce the effects of its brightness.
In addition, you will have to do it in a distant location of the city's light pollution. Not enough experts give is the use of the cellphone or other devices half an hour or so, to direct the eyes to the dark.