First meteor shower of 2015 peaks Saturday night—How to Watch it

January 3, 2015 7:31 PM

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The Quadrantid meteor shower is always the first meteor shower of every new year.According to experts the complete commotion period of the Quadrantids runs from January 1 to 5, 2015.

Experts said, “Meteor showers are usually named after the constellation in the sky where their radiant is located: the point in the sky from which they appear to radiate. Thus, the Perseids are named for Perseus and the Geminids are named for Gemini”.

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