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Official NASA Caption: There is no caption given for this photo by NASA.

 

What are we looking at? Outside the window during a photograph taken by the crew of STS-88, is a mysterious unidentified object.  Could this be space junk?  The famed Black Knight Satellite?

 

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Starts: December 11th, 1998 10:50 AM
Ends: December 11th, 1998 10:51 AM
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Houston, Texas
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Where did this happen?Space
CountryUnited States
StateTexas
CityHouston
StreetNASA
Case Manager
Case Manager NameThe Black Vault
Case Manager Telephone1-805-32-VAULT
Case Manager Emailjohn@greenewald.com
Case Manager Websitewww.theblackvault.com
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