What Camelopardalids Meteors Could Look Like In The Sky | Video

In 2011 and 2012, the SETI Institute and NASA Ames Research Center's Peter Jenniskens filmed meteors flying in a similar orbit to Comet 209P/LINEAR, as part of the weak sigma Ursae Majorids shower seen annually in June. This suggests that they are older dust ejecta from the comet.

Camelopardalids Meteor Shower’s Parent Comet Imaged

credit : SETI Institute