Tonight's Sky: October 2017

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Duration: 5 minutes, 8 seconds

No need to pine for Halley’s comet when the Orionid Meteor Shower is on display. Every October, Earth travels through the stream of debris left by the comet on its journey around the Sun.

Backyard stargazers get a monthly guide to the northern hemisphere's skywatching events with "Tonight's Sky."

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NASA and the Office of Public Outreach (STScI)

Publication: September 25, 2017

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