Us vacation packages for This and other Leonid meteor storms before and since then were due to a dense section of meteoroids along the meteoroid stream parented by the Halley-type comet Tempel-Tuttle. Meteor storms radiating from the constellation Andromeda in and were obviously linked to the splitting and disintegration of the Jupiter-family Comet Biela over the previous few decades. Meteor showers and storms are usually related to Jupiterfamily or Halley-type comets. However, some meteor outbursts have been identiied with long-period comets with orbital periods of less than , years that come within AU of Earth. Most meteors, however, are sporadic, that is, they are not associated with any particular shower. Many undoubtedly did in the distant past belong to clearly deined meteor showers, but it has now been so long since they were last replenished with fresh debris that the streams are too diffuse to be identified as showers. FIG The radiant of the Andromedid Meteor Storm on November , Chromolith by F. Us vacation packages 2016.