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The mysterious "plastic bag" flying on Earth struck astronomers

A with the same characteristics as a plastic bag It drew the attention of astronomers.

Haleakala Observatory scientists in Hawaii noticed this "bag" that fluctuated around the planet instead of the ellipse. it is 600 kilometers from the surface and then it travels up to 538 261 kilometers, turning it 1.4 times further than the moon.

Named as A10bMLz, the object would have several meters wide, but only weighs one gram.

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Astronomers at the Northolt Branch Observatory in London said the material was suspended in space after launching the rocket and that possibly a metal sheet.

Actually there is about 500 thousand pieces of debris around Earth NASA monitors and monitors approximately 50,000 larger sizes.

Objects such as "trash bag" are visible above, according to the slogan The Independent, But that it is the first to be seen so far in orbit.

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