Holiday in Arequipa – Arequipa Travel for Meteor. The streak of light, or shooting star, that appears when a body of matter from outer space a meteoroid is heated until incandescent due to friction as it encounters resistance from Earth’s atmosphere. Meteor shower. When a number of meteors seem to radiate from one particular point in the sky at one particular time of the year. Meteor storm. When more than , meteors per hour radiate out of one point in the sky or, more technically, when more than , meteors would occur per hour if the radiant were at the zenith. Meteorite. Holiday in Arequipa – Arequipa Travel 2016.