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International Space Station – UK ISS Passes October 2013

2 Oct 2013, 18:56 UTC
International Space Station – UK ISS Passes October 2013
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UK ISS Pass details for October 2013 The International Space Station (ISS) is back over UK skies with some great passes during October 2013. The ISS is the largest Space Station/ laboratory ever built orbiting the Earth, it can be spotted with the naked eye at certain times as it orbits the planet at 17500mph […]The post International Space Station – UK ISS Passes October 2013 appeared first on .

UK ISS Pass details for October 2013
Long Exposure photo of a visible ISS pass Credit: Mark Humpage
The International Space Station (ISS) is back over UK skies with some great passes during October 2013. The ISS is the largest Space Station/ laboratory ever built orbiting the Earth, it can be spotted with the naked eye at certain times as it orbits the planet at 17500mph at an altitude of roughly 200 miles.
Spotting the station is very easy and you don’t need any special equipment, only your eyes.
Check out the Beginners Guide to Seeing the ISS to learn how easy it is to spot sailing over. You can also see this great guide on how to watch and photograph the ISS.
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