SpaceX put into orbit satellites 58 Starlink

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The total weight of the satellites was 15 410 kg.

On Saturday, June 13, the American company SpaceX Elon musk orbited the Earth 58 Starlink satellites and three satellites of Planet labs company, reports the Chronicle.info with reference to Browser.

The latter will be able to take pictures of our planet from the altitude of 450 km with high resolution up to 50 cm the Rest will be available for deployment to the global Internet coverage, said on the company’s page on Twitter.

The total weight of the satellites was 15 410 kg. They successfully launched the carrier rocket Falcon-9 with the U.S. air force base in the North of Cape Canaveral in Florida.

The first stage of the rocket has already made a successful landing on a floating platform in the Atlantic ocean.