2016 Meteor Shower Calendar: Complete Dates and Times for Each Meteor Shower


If your resolution for 2016 was to see more meteor showers, you're in luck — NASA's Sky Events Calendar has a list of upcoming "celestial happenings," including every meteor shower that will occur this year. 


Courtesy of NASA, here's the meteor shower lineup for 2016, all times Eastern.

Jan. 4: The first meteor shower of the year was the Quadrantids, most visible at 3:01 a.m.

April 22: The second meteor shower of the year is the Lyrids, most visible at 1:30 a.m.

May 4: Eta Aquarids will be most visible at 2:45 p.m.

July 27: Delta Aquarids will be most visible at 4:32 p.m.

Aug. 12: Perseids, most visible at 8:26 a.m.

Oct. 21: The Orionids, most visible at 12:45 a.m.

Nov. 5: South Taurids, most visible at 12:13 a.m.

Nov. 11: North Taurids, most visible at 11:29 p.m.

Nov. 17: Leonids, most visible at 5:47 a.m.

Dec. 13: The Geminids will be most visible at 6:57 p.m.

Dec. 22: The final meteor shower of 2016 will be the Ursids, which will be most visible at 3 a.m.