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The mysterious "plastic bag" that floats on Earth surprised astronomers

Availability an object with the same characteristics as a plastic bag This caught the attention of astronomers.

Scientists at Haleakala Observatory in Hawaii noticed this “bag” hovering around planet Earth in an ellipse, where approaching 600 kilometers from the surface and then it travels up to 538,261 kilometers, turning it 1.4 times farther than the moon.

Nickname is A10bMLz, the object will have several meters wide, but only one gram weighs,

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Astronomers from the Northolt Branch Observatory in London said the material was suspended in space after the launch of the rocket, and that probably a metal sheet,

In fact, there is about 500 thousand splinters float around the Earth Of these, about 50,000 large sizes are tracked and monitored by NASA.

Objects such as "garbage bag" were seen earlier, according to the slogan independentBut this this is the first one to be seen in such a distant orbit,

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