Astronomy buffs were treated to a stunning natural light show overnight as two meteor showers, the Southern Delta Aquariids and Alpha Capricornids, reached their peak. A third meteor shower, the Perseids, also was active and is expected to peak on Aug. 11 to 12, according to the American Meteor Society.
Skygazers flocked to social media to share their photos of possible meteors using the hashtags #DeltaAquariids, #AlphaCapricornids, #meteor and #meteorshower. Here are some of our favorites:
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