The International Space Station Will Be Visible In Jeddah Today And Here's How You Can Get In On The Action
Space lovers, NASA fans and Saudi wanderers interested in all things related to the outer space- wait until you hear this.
The International Space Station will be visible to the naked eye and in Saudi nonetheless, TODAY.
If you and your friends are down to spot the US$100 billion dollar spacecraft, perhaps with a telescope, or not- then keep on reading.
(Image Credits: Instagram/ @iss)
The International Space Station (ISS) is a habitable artificial satellite that has been orbiting the Earth since 1998
Several nations worked together to financially aid the building and use of the space station that has been orbiting the Earth since 1998.
That's twenty years of orbiting, receiving and sending back information to the planet.
Reports reveal that the ISS is expected to operate until at least 2028.
And residents in Saudi will get the chance to see it with their own eyes
If you live in Jeddah and everywhere in the Makkah region, you've got higher chances of seeing the ISS pass by.
A tweet by a space-enthusiast announced that at precisely 6:21pm tonight (Wednesday), residents of the above-mentioned areas will get to see the ISS live in action.
🇸🇦 صَبَاحُ الخَيْرِ Jeddah !— Ignazio Magnani (@IgnazioMagnani) November 21, 2018
The International Space Station is visible to the naked eye (everywhere in Makkah Region) today at 6:21 pm
Tip: 📲set your alarm⏰
👨🚀 Crew Expedition 57https://t.co/fI01cZcyfB pic.twitter.com/TFMIUajefb
Don't miss this EXCITING moment!
Set your alarm so that you don't miss out on this fabulous opportunity to witness the human race's developments and growth within the space industry.
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