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How Many Satellites are in Space?

by Fraser Cain October 24, 2013

Want to stay on top of all the space news? Follow @universetoday on Twitter The space age began on October 4, 1957 with the launch of the first artificial satellite, Sputnik 1. This tiny spacecraft lasted only three months in orbit, finally burning up in the Earth’s atmosphere. Remove this ad Fraser Cain on Google+

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