Leonid Meteor Shower 2017: What is the best time to watch the Leonids?

THE Leonid Meteor Shower will light up the night sky with a spectacular shooting star display this week. But what is the best time to watch the Leonids?

Nasa has described the Leonids as “some of the fastest meteors out there”, so stargazers will have to keep their eyes peeled if they are to stand a chance of catching a glimpse. 

The space agency said that the Leonid Meteor Shower produce about 10 to 15 meteors per hour at its peak. 

Although this is a relatively few compared to other showers, the Leonids tend to burn brightly. Sometimes the shooting stars have an array of colours. 

The shower...
source: Express