According to Arab media reports, Saudi astronomers have predicted that meteor showers will last for more than an hour on Thursday night, which can be easily observed with the human eye.
Majid Abu Zahra, head of the Saudi Arabian Astronomical Committee, said: “The meteor shower is also called storms. It will continue intermittently from August 17 to 24. However, on Thursday night, August 12, the series reached its peak. It will be. ‘
He said the shower of shooting stars would be seen in open or mountainous areas as the sky is clear and cloudless in these areas.
Majid Abu Zahra said that “the best place to observe the meteor shower is the Asfan valley area, Al-Qamar valley, where this scene can be clearly seen.” He also said that the meteor shower will begin at 10 p.m. and its climax will be after 12 p.m.