Cinco de Mayo meteor shower - Blog - K100
May 6, 2021 | by: Eric Payne

Cinco de Mayo meteor shower

As a comet speeds through the solar system, it leaves a trail that hangs around long after it’s gone. If Earth’s orbit runs through the dust and debris left behind, it crashes into Earth’s atmosphere as a meteor shower. Twice a year, Earth plows through the debris left behind by Halley’s Comet, arguably the most famous comet.

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~Eric

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