Planets Converge While Perseids Reign In August 2014 Skywatching | Video

Mars and Saturn get together with the crescent moon for a planetary 3-way on August 31st and Venus and Jupiter get together on August 18th. The Perseids Meteor Shower peaks on Aug 11-13. (Skywatching Guide)

credit : Space Telescope Science Institute, Office of Public Outreach