Unfortunately, the moon will be shining brightly tonight, washing out some of the streaks of light. According to NASA, this will reduce the meteor rates from over 60 per hour down to 15-20 per hour.
Despite the lunar interference, the shower will still be surprisingly visible across the world given the moon's relatively low position in the southern sky due to the Earth's tilt.
Monday night and early Tuesday morning, however, is when it will be at its best. But tonight (August 12) marks the shower's so-called peak - a night of intense activity when hundreds of shooting stars light up the night. The moon will frustrate proceedings somewhat as a full moon is due on Thursday, meaning the sky will likely be washed out for the majority of viewers, but fear not, as the Perseids have an ace up their sleeve.
The shower runs until August 26 and is best seen after dark and before dawn. According to the NASA website, the space agency plans to have a live broadcast from a camera in Huntsville, Alambama.
Mr Hankey said: "The meteors in this shower are particles left behind in the debris trail of a comet called Swift-Tuttle".
Barr said in a statement he was "appalled" at hearing the news and said it raised "serious questions that must be answered". The source also said that at the facility two jail guards are required to check on all inmates every 30 minutes.
The latest iPad Pro has a single camera with 12MP sensor and the latest iPad Mini , iPad Air and iPad come with 8 MP sensors. The same source from China also references the long-rumored 10.2-inch iPad in the report.
Saturday night , spotty storms will be possible once again, mainly in north central and northeastern Kansas. Temperatures will reach a high near 77 degrees during the day and decrease to around 55 degrees at night.
It's the second consecutive season that Tebow, who turns 32 on Wednesday, has been shut down due to injury. Tebow, 31, suffered a "deep cut" on his hand while attempting to make a catch in the outfield on July 21.
Both Hong Kong and Macao are semi-autonomous territories which have separate identities from China in many peoples' minds. The T-shirts were taken off its shelves on July 24 and have been "destroyed", it said.
Huawei launched Harmony to deliver what it describes as a "cohesive user experience across all devices and user scenarios". Over the next three years, the operating system will be used in other devices, including wearables and vehicle head units.
Jio and Microsoft have entered into a "globally unique long-term alliance to accelerate the digital transformation of India". The default tariffs on the Jio Home phone will be priced from a fifth to a tenth of existing industry tariffs.
Kohli played his first ODI against West Indies in the 2009 Champions Trophy in Johannesburg in which he scored an unbeaten 79. The partnership of 125 runs between Kohli and Shreyas Iyer was the main reason that India went past the 270-run mark.
If Hong Kong loses this foundation, the assets owned by the Hong Kong people could disappear overnight. Scores of protesters were arrested, sometimes after being beaten with batons and bloodied by police.
Pyongyang views the exercises as being "aggressive by nature", despite the exercises being scaled back. The missile tests have all been short-range. "Kim's plodding along faithfully according to plan".
The Rogers Cup was Andreescu's first tournament after a right-shoulder injury sidelined her since the French Open in May. That was really important for me was to just change it up and move it around and not be so predictable.
El Paso suspect told police he was shooter
This happened less than 24 hours before an unrelated mass shooting in Dayton, Ohio , where police have not issued a clear motive. He was arrested on the day of the attack, surrendering to a police officer at an intersection just north of the store.
Authorities: Escaped Tennessee inmate captured
They offered a reward of $52,500 for information leading to his capture, and hundreds of tips poured in. He drove away from the prison sometime between 9 and 10 a.m. on a tractor, the affidavit says.
PM Modi wishes nation on Eid al-Adha
At that moment, God asked Ibrahim to pause and told him that the command was a test of his faith and he passed. Bollywood is wishing their fans, friends and family an Eid al-Adha 2019 full of love, peace and joy.