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    I had a quick scan around and could'nt find anyone mention Heavens-Above! This is a fantastic website for tracking satellites, there is a log on the website too which helps. Also has a real time tracker for the ISS!!!

    Heavens-Above Home Page

    Make it easier for you to track satellites by signing up. site is quite basic but VERY useful.
    Hope this helps everyone out

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    Great site for sure. I use it for the ISS flybys.
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    Yea this is a great site

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    Default Re: Heavens-Above

    I just noticed on the website too that you can also track Tiangong 1, Tiangong 1 is China's space station which i did'nt even know about

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    Default Re: Heavens-Above

    I mention Heavens-Above all the time, and use it a lot.....
    Enjoy the Black cause they can't take it back............
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