The Geminid Shower 2008
- Active December 7 - 16
- Maximum December 14
- Maximum ZHR about 100
Arrow and dot show extreme positions of radiant (beginning and end of shower period) and also the position of the radiant at the time of maximum.
Characteristics of the showerThe radiant has respectable altitude even in the evening hours so these can be observed at any time of the night.
Circumstances for 2008There is a full Moon on December 12th. The shower is unfavourable in 2008.
Page activated December 2006