Al-Qadi added, during a telephone interview on the “This Morning” program broadcast on the “Extra News” satellite channel, that the meteors in general are small grains like a grain of sand that consists of dust that follows some asteroids close to Earth in the solar system and when they penetrate the atmosphere they burn and descend in a manner luminous.
He continued: If they are in abundance, they are called “meteor showers” and the ones that exist today are “dragon meteor showers” and the best time to see them is immediately after sunset until midnight and they are available in the sky and seen with the naked eye.
The head of the National Research Institute indicated that, on October 21, we will see “the Orionite meteor showers” and the number of meteors will increase to 20 per hour.
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