The annual Perseid meteor shower one of the most highly anticipated meteor showers of this year — peaked overnight on Aug. 1213.  Inspite of the fact that glowing light from the nearly-full moon obstructed the perspective of fainter meteors this year, skywatchers were still treated to an incredible series with up to heaps of meteors streaking through the skies every hour. 

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