NOTES These are approximate times for the Lower states actual shower times can vary. Bright moonlight makes it difficult to see all but the brightest meteors..Information about the Perseids meteor shower in New Jersey including facts, viewing times, videos, local meet ups, and much more!.Draconids have passed, mostly in bright moonlight. Orionids, Taurids, Leonids and Geminids ahead! Orionids peak before dawn October , in a moon free sky..The Perseid meteor shower will peak on the night of August and early morning of August . See the shooting stars just before dawn..Quadrantids. Quadrantids is the first meteor shower of every year, usually occurring between the last week of December, and January . It peaks around January and .Information about the Quadrantids meteor shower in New Jersey including facts, viewing times, videos, local meet ups, and much more!.The American Meteor Society, Ltd. is established to inform, encourage, and support the research activities of people who are interested in the field of Meteor Astronomy..A meteor shower is a celestial event in which a number of meteors are observed to radiate, or originate, from one point in the night sky. These meteors are caused by .The Perseid meteor shower will burst into light this August as Earth passes through the long trail left by Comet Swift Tuttle. This year, though, the moon may ."Forecasters are predicting a Perseid outburst this year with double normal rates on the night of Aug. ," said Bill Cooke with NASA's Meteoroid .