"The Perseids are a major meteor shower and one of the best and most reliable of the year," said Rick Fienberg from the American Astronomical Society.
"Now is the best time of year to get outside and watch meteors," said Mike Hankey from the American Meteor Society.
Photographs taken from around the world and even from space show the recently discovered comet NEOWISE.
The comet is heading back toward the outer solar system in its long, elliptical orbit around the sun. It won't return to our cosmic neighborhood for another 6,800 years.
In the Northern Hemisphere, the comet should be easily visible in the evening sky for the rest of July.
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"At some point, I could see it by naked eye. I cannot tell you the emotion which exploded in my heart!" astronomer Gianluca Masi said.
However, the behavior of comets is notoriously unpredictable and it is possible that the comet could disintegrate as it passes the sun.
The comet will make its closest approach to the sun on May 27, when it will be around 40 million miles from our star.
The explosion over Siberia, which has come to be known as the "Tunguska event," has long puzzled experts.
However, the behavior of comets is notoriously unpredictable and it's possible that the object could fade, or even break apart, as it approaches the sun.
Observations conducted in the last few days have indicated that the comet may be in trouble on its journey towards our star.
ATLAS is becoming brighter as it approaches the sun because it is being blasted with increasing amounts of radiation from the sun.
The object "very likely" disintegrated before touching the ground, Mexican authorities said.
Meteor showers are celestial events during which numerous meteors appear in the night sky, originating from what seems like a single location.
The alpha Monocerotids are active every year, and this year produced a few visible meteors around November 22.
Currently, we know of about roughly 25,000 near-Earth objects larger than 460 feet in diameter.
Meteors, commonly known as "shooting stars," are the streaks of light we see when small pieces of debris from asteroids or comets enter the Earth's atmosphere and burn up at extremely high speeds.
2019 TA7 is classified as a near-Earth object because its orbit around the sun takes it within 121 million miles of the star, and 30 million miles of Earth.
The Perseids are the result of debris being released from the comet 109P/Swift-Tuttle as it speeds past the Earth in its orbit around the sun.
The crucial compounds could have been brought to Earth by comets or asteroids.
The comet is currently flying towards the inner Solar System at speeds of more than 51,000 miles per hour.
The comet is currently travelling through space at speeds of more than 51,000 miles per hour
"We [may] have at our fingertips the starting materials of planet formation from 4.6 billion years ago."
The space instrument COSIMA has collected 35,000 particles of dust from the comet.