Hyderabad Will Witness a Meteor Shower on 14 December

Geminids travel 78,000 mph which is over 1,000 times faster than a cheetah

This year, the Geminids will peak on December 14 and 15, with nearly 150 meteors per hour

the visibility will be excellent from 7:47 pm to 11:13 pm on Wednesday

However, visibility is based on various factors, including weather and astronomical conditions

The meteor 3200 Phaethon causes the Geminid meteor shower

The shower owes its name to the constellation Gemini because the meteors seem to emerge from this constellation in the sky