A meteor streaks across the sky near an American flag early Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2015, in Springville, Ala. The annual Perseid meteor shower peaks Wednesday night and into Thursday morning, and dark, clear skies in the Sacramento region are expected to make good viewing conditions for the show.
A meteor streaks across the sky near an American flag early Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2015, in Springville, Ala. The annual Perseid meteor shower peaks Wednesday night and into Thursday morning, and dark, clear skies in the Sacramento region are expected to make good viewing conditions for the show. Mark Almond AP
A meteor streaks across the sky near an American flag early Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2015, in Springville, Ala. The annual Perseid meteor shower peaks Wednesday night and into Thursday morning, and dark, clear skies in the Sacramento region are expected to make good viewing conditions for the show. Mark Almond AP