SAN DIEGO – The Perseids comes around every year, but the meteor show was especially spectacular this year due to the new moon.
The lack of moonlight offered Perseid meteor shower enthusiasts a clear, dark night sky when it peaked Wednesday night.
Here’s a collection of pictures taken from around the world:
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