Re: (IAAC) Leonid meteors question
> I know that you also run a meteor newsgroup and that you are
> an avid meteor observer. So, I would like your opinion on
> the Leonids for this year....
I realize that the Leonid shower is a regular event, but generally,
are meteors something that can be predicted? I ask this question
as an absolute novice. Is there some way to say that, if you look
to the Northwest around 8 on December something or other, the chances
of seeing a meteor are raised? And what do you watch them with, since,
so far as I know (obviously very little) they only last a moment or
Thanks for any information.