Elusive Lyrid Meteor Shower to rain past Singapore skies tonight, possibly up to 18 meteors an hour

The Lyrids Meteor Shower, one of the oldest meteor showers known to man, will be passing by the skies of Singapore tonight (22 April 2020) and tomorrow (23 April 2020).

According to astrology website, Science Centre OBservatory, the meteor shower is predicted to peak between 2.30am to 6am, SGT. At its peak, it’s expected to have 10 to 15 meteors an hour and could possibly reach up to 18.

However, due to the light pollution of Singapore’s night sky, it might be difficult to observe the meteor shower.