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Catch A Glimpse Of International Space Station Across Vancouver Sky

Space Station

Photo: NASA/Bill Ingalls


It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s a space station!

If you enjoy stargazing, the next few nights will have an added surprise. Thanks to clear skies, the International Space Station will be visible across Metro Vancouver.

For the next few days, the station will appear multiples times per day.

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NASA mentions the space station will look similar to an airplane or a star moving across the sky. It will be moving at approximately 17,500 miles (28,000 km) per hour.

The space station will be visible on the following days and times:

July 28 – 9:27pm, 11:03pm

July 29 – 10:10pm, 11:46pm

July 30 – 1:23am, 9:17pm, 10:53pm

July 31 – 10:00pm, 11:37pm

Check out the NASA website for more information and the full schedule of available dates and times to catch a glimpse of the rare sight.


Photo: NASA/Bill Ingalls

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