Possible New Meteor Shower

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This image shows the area of sky which includes the orion constellation. Following Orion is Gemini, just behind the trees. Image Credit & Copyright : J.Bailey.
Possible meteor activity due to Comet 209P/LINEAR:The Observatory will host a meteor watch from 5pm on Saturday 24th May in anticipation of a possible sighting of a new meteor shower.Although this is mainly a Northern Hemisphere location, observers in the Southern Hemisphere should try to observe around this time as well as there are many unknown factors in the timing, position of radiant/radiants, number of peaks  etc. On 24th May Gemini is setting just after the Sun which sets at 5.21pm AEST.  Contact 03 5332 7526 to book.