The April Lyrids in Kutahya

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People observe the April Lyrids, a meteor shower lasting from April... News PhotoAizanoi,Ancient,April Lyrids,Asia,City,Constellation,Environmental Issues,Famous Place,History,Horizontal,Human Interest,Meteor,Meteor Shower,Nature,Navicula Lyra,People,Perseids,SkyPhotographer Collection: Anadolu Agency 2014 Anadolu AgencyKUTAHYA, TURKEY - APRIL 23: People observe the April Lyrids, a meteor shower lasting from April 16 to April 26 each year, in the ancient city of Aizanoi, in Kutahya, Turkey on April 23, 2014. Aizanoi is an ancient city in western Anatolia in Cavdarhisar, Kütahya. The city has a temple built for Zeus which is the best-preserved temple in all of Anatolia, and also has a large theatre, a stadium adjacent to theatre, two Turkish-style baths, a gymnasium, five bridges on Kocacay which are still used today, an old dam, a trading building, and avenues with columns on both sides, necropolis areas and the sacred cave of Metre Steune. (Photo by Fatma Selma Kocabas Aydin/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)