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International Space Station – UK ISS Passes February 2014

30 Jan 2014, 21:41 UTC
International Space Station – UK ISS Passes February 2014
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UK ISS Pass details for February 2014 The International Space Station (ISS) is back over UK skies with some great passes during February 2014. 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 […]The post International Space Station – UK ISS Passes February 2014 appeared first on .

UK ISS Pass details for February 2014
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 February 2014. 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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