Geminid meteor

Geminid meteor

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Credit: LUIS ARGERICH/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Geminid meteor. The Geminids are a meteor shower that occurs annually in December. It is caused by debris from an object named 3200 Phaethon, thought to be an extinct comet. Photographed on 13 December 2012, from San Antonio de Areco, Argentina.

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Keywords: 1, 13 december 2012, 2012, 3200 phaethon, astronomical, astronomy, atmosphere, atmospheric, cometary debris, december, falling star, geminid, geminids, meteor, meteor track, meteor trail, night sky, one, shooting star, single, space, time exposure

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