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How amateur satellite trackers are keeping an 'eye' on objects around the Earth

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Around the planet, a loosely knit but closely woven band of amateurs monitor the whereabouts of satellites — be they secretive spacecraft, rocket stages, orbital debris or lost space probes.

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How amateur satellite trackers are keeping an 'eye' on objects around the Earth

How amateur satellite trackers are keeping an 'eye' on objects around the Earth

Around the planet, a loosely knit but closely woven band of amateurs monitor the whereabouts of satellites — be they secretive spacecraft, rocket stages, orbital debris or lost space probes.

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