Richard was travelling on the 4.15pm Fast Cat from Ryde yesterday (Thursday) when he spotted the incredible sight.
Anyone who wants to learn more about astronomy can take part in one of the planetarium’s regular star-gazing weekends. The next is on February 24.
A METEOR shower was caught on camera by Isle of Wight County Press reader Richard O’Sullivan this week.
For more information visit www.islandastronomy.co.uk