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Uncle Sam wants DEF CON hackers to pwn this Moonlighter satellite in space


It is expected to be at an altitude of between 465 km and 500 km.

That means that from where you happen to be on the earths surface it will be above the horizon and in radio range once or twice a day for 30 seconds to a couple of minutes depending on how close to you it gets, how high up you can get your antenna and the terrain around you blocking some of your view of the sky.

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