Stars and meteor streaks (near the line of horizon) are seen behind a medieval tombstone, believed to be built around 12th century depicting the ancient ritual dance, on the mountain Bjelasniaca, near the village of Umoljani, 50 kilometers (31 miles) southeast of Sarajevo, Bosnia, late Friday, Aug. 11, 2017. The annual Perseid meteor shower will reach its peak on Saturday night.
Stars and meteor streaks (near the line of horizon) are seen behind a medieval tombstone, believed to be built around 12th century depicting the ancient ritual dance, on the mountain Bjelasniaca, near the village of Umoljani, 50 kilometers (31 miles) southeast of Sarajevo, Bosnia, late Friday, Aug. 11, 2017. The annual Perseid meteor shower will reach its peak on Saturday night. Amel Emric AP
Stars and meteor streaks (near the line of horizon) are seen behind a medieval tombstone, believed to be built around 12th century depicting the ancient ritual dance, on the mountain Bjelasniaca, near the village of Umoljani, 50 kilometers (31 miles) southeast of Sarajevo, Bosnia, late Friday, Aug. 11, 2017. The annual Perseid meteor shower will reach its peak on Saturday night. Amel Emric AP

Not seeing many meteors during Perseid shower? Blame the moon

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