Leonid Meteor Shower 2020: 6 stunning photos captured by skygazers

The annual Leonid meteor shower, which occurs from Nov. 6 to Nov. 30, peaked late Monday and early Tuesday, according to the American Meteor Society.

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Skygazers have been flocking to social media to share their photos of possible meteor sightings. Here are some of our favorites:

1. Las Vegas

Photo by @vegasphotograph, Twitter

2. Hovenweep National Monument, Colorado

Photo by @tcookmedia, Twitter

3. Waubra Wind Farm, Australia

Photo by @randal_m_smith, Twitter

4. Texas

Photo by Raleigh Meade, Facebook

Last night was a dry run for the Leonid meteor shower that is supposed to peak after midnight tonight. There were...

Posted by Raleigh Meade on Monday, November 16, 2020

5. Buchanan County, Virginia

Photo by @babowling12, Twitter

6. Ånderdalen, Senja, Norway

Photos by @NightLights_AM, Twitter