Google Doodle For The Perseid Meteor Shower

Aug 11, 2014 • 8:21 am | comments (0) by twitter Google+ | Filed Under Logos

Today across most Google home pages, not all, and currently not the US version, you will find a Google Doodle/Logo for the Perseid Meteor Showers.

Here is a static picture of one of the frames from the video Google Perseid Meteor Shower Doodle.

Google Perseid Meteor Shower Logo - click for full size

Back in 2009, Google had a world-wide Google Doodle for the Perseids Meteor Shower but today, it is not as wide spread. Here is a map of today's Doodle's reach:

Google Doodle For The Perseid Meteor Shower Reach

The music behind this Doodle is from Niko Leiva.

Here is an embed of the video Doodle:

The Perseids are a prolific meteor shower associated with the comet Swift-Tuttle. The Perseids are so-called because the point from which they appear to come, called the radiant, lies in the constellation Perseus.

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