Presence a object with the same properties as a plastic bag That attracted the attention of astronomers.
Haleakal Observatory scientists in Hawaii have noticed this "bag" floating around the planet Earth in the ellipse where approaching 600 kilometers from the surface and then travels up to 538,261 kilometers, turning it 1,4 times the Moon.
Nickname A10bMLz, the object would have a few meters wide but weighs only one gram.
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Astronomers from Northolt's London Observatory Observatory said the material was suspended in the universe after the launch of the missile, and probably makes a metal sheet.
Actually, there are about 500 thousand pieces of floating waste About Earth From them, NASA monitors and monitors about 50,000 larger sizes.
Items like "garbage bags" were seen before, according to the slogan independentBut this one it is the first to be seen in such a distant orbit.