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Annual LYRID Meteor Shower is Just Around the Corner

The Lyrid Meteor Shower is usually active between April 16 and 25 every year. It tends to peak around April 22 or 23.

The best time to see shooting stars from the Lyrids is after nightfall and before dawn, weather permitting.

Sunrise & Sunset Times in SEATTLE (HERE)

Lyrid Meteor Show (HERE)

Other showers to plan for:

  • April 22-23: Lyrids
  • May 6-7: Eta Aquarid
  • July 28-29: Delta Aquarids
  • August 12-13: Perseids
  • October 8: Draconids
    October 21-22: Orionids
    November 5-6: Taurids
    November 17-18: Leonids
    December 13-14: Geminids
    December 21-22: Ursids

About Shellie Hart

Your workday host is a longtime Seattle Radio Midday Air-Personality. Shellie grew up in Burien and now lives in West Seattle. She’s the on-court Entertainment Emcee for our 3X WNBA Championship Team SEATTLE STORM. Shellie is also committed to Children’s Hospital who once participated weekly in their CHILD LIFE Program, dedicating over a 100 hours of volunteer time annually. People ask all the time, “What’s your favorite part of the job?”, and my response is YOU! Sure I get to meet all kinds of famous people, but it’s engaging with the people and their Northwest families that makes me happy”