Every year the Earth collides with debris from the Swift-Tuttle comet and experiences meteor showers, this year was the most active Perseid meteor shower in a very long time. Check out some incredible photographs of the celestial event from around the world, Via Design You Trust
A Perseid meteor streaks across the sky above Inspiration Point early on August 12, 2016 in Bryce Canyon National Park, Utah. The annual display, known as the Perseid shower because the meteors appear to radiate from the constellation Perseus in the northeastern sky, is a result of Earth’s orbit passing through debris from the comet Swift-Tuttle.
See more photos of Perseid meteors taken around the world!
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