MOSCOW, November 17. Partly cloudy weather in Moscow on Saturday night will allow citizens to watch the peak of the Leonids meteor shower, said Alina Kotilevskaya, leading specialist at the Phobos weather center.
Previously, head of the Moscow Historical Observatory of Moscow State University. M.V. Lomonosov, junior researcher at the State Astronomical Institute named after P.K. Sternberg Sergei Zhuiko reported that the Leonids starfall can be observed on the night of November 17-18 from anywhere on the planet, the “fall of stars” will be best seen in the dead of night , about 2 hours.
“”On Saturday night, partly cloudy but frosty weather is expected in the capital region, which will allow citizens to observe the celestial phenomenon. For those who decide to watch “It’s better to dress warmer,” said Kotilevskaya.