Howard County officer catches meteor shower on dash cam

News
This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

HOWARD COUNTY, Ind. – An officer with the Howard County Sheriff’s Department caught a glimpse of the Geminid meteor shower on Wednesday.

Cpl. Chris Cramer was out on patrol on SR 22 near 600 E. shortly before midnight when his dash camera captured a meteor cross the night sky.

The shower will peak at 7:30 a.m. on Friday and the most meteors will be visible in North America in the hours before sunrise on Friday, according to Sky & Telescope.

Unfortunately, the rainy weather and overcast skies may prevent Hoosiers from spotting the “shooting stars.”

NASA says this is the last and the strongest meteor shower of the year.

Most Popular

Latest News

More News