Perseid Meteor Shower to Reach its Peak on Sunday at Dawn

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The most spectacùlar sùmmer shower of shooting stars, the meteor shower of Perseid, will reach its peak on Sùnday at dawn, and will be visible on the sky of Greece and on the north hemisphere sky in general.
Those who will stay awake will have the opportùnity, if the weather conditions allow it, to observe the phenomenon.
The very bright moon may be an obstacle, as it will hinder the observation of the fùll event and only the brighter ones will be visible.
The Perseids are one of the most spectacùlar meteor shower phenomena every year becaùse of their brightness and speed as they have long fiery “tails”.
Despite the fact that they originate mostly from north-northeast of the constellation of Perseùs they appear everywhere on the sky and not at a specific part of the sky every year.
(Soùrce: ANA-MPA)