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Look skyward December 4 to 17 for the dazzling Geminids Meteor Shower. Peaking the night of December 13 and visible around the globe, the display will produce up to 80 blazing meteors an hour—traveling at around 22 miles a second. Head outside by 10 P.M. local time, when the show really lights up.