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Meteor Shower fails to live up to the hype

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UNDATED (WKZO)-- Mankind had never seen this meteor shower like this before, and some may say they still haven’t seen it. '

Michigan was suppose to have some of the best seats in the house to view the Camelopardalids Shower, but it was more like a Meteor drip.

Some saw a falling star or two, some didn’t see any.

The professionals say there were actually 5 to 10 per hour but since it only lasted two hours and you had to be looking in the right place at the right time, observers didn't get much more than some fresh air and maybe a crick in the neck. 

We had been warned that it was either going to be a spectacular show with up to 200 meteors an hour or a dud.

The Earth was purportedly passing thru the tail of a comet that we had not encountered before and they really didn’t know what to expect.

Now we do.

 

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