During the peak, star gazers can expect anywhere up to 80 meteors an hour, though this year Nasa believes that the numbers may not be as spectacular.
The Orionids happen when earth passes through the tail of Haley's comet that's been left behind from previous passes.
Star gazers will be aided this year by the lack of moonlight which should keep the skies clear of any hindering light pollution.
While the Orionids have been visible since the beginning of the month, the shower will peak in the small hours of October 21 and 22. When one of these dust particles plows into the Earth's upper atmosphere at almost 150,000 miles per hour, it burns up in a brief but brilliant flash of light, called a meteor.
Bombardier hit with new USA tariff as trade row rumbles on
Court of International Trade, the North American Free Trade Agreement or the World Trade Organization, dragging out the conflict. The government of Quebec, for its part, asserts that the amounts paid to Bombardier are investments and not subsidies.
"If you can courageous the cold, make a plan to stay out between midnight and 3am on Sunday morning to give yourself the best chance, and enjoy the thrill of seeing tiny flecks of Halley's Comet disintegrate at hypersonic speeds above your head".
As the comet moves through space, it leaves debris in its wake that strikes Earth's atmosphere most fully around October 20-22, each year.
The most meteors will fall between October 20-22.
Another bonus: Skywatchers across the highly populated eastern USA should have clear skies for viewing the Orionids, according toAccuWeather meteorologist and astronomy blogger Dave Samuhel.
Look to the southeast sky and the constellation Orion - thus the name Orionid - to catch the action. Its absence provides darker skies to enjoy the show. Your best chance to see the shower will be before dawn Saturday morning, preferably away from any other light sources. The closer to dawn you watch, the more meteors you are likely to see.
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Nikki Haley, the U.N. ambassador, has repeatedly criticized the United Nations for what she called its anti-Israel bias. It was submitted by the Palestinians and was supported by 24 countries, with six opposing it and 26 abstaining.
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The U.S. official who disclosed the decision spoke on condition of anonymity ahead of a formal announcement on Friday. The United Nations says 300,000 people have died in the conflict and 2.7 million have fled their homes.
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Turkey welcomes Hamas-Fatah reconciliation
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France Book Russia Spot With Belarus Win
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Tropical Storm Nate forms over Nicaragua
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