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How big is the ISS?


2014-03-05 - NASA says it's as big as a football field, but in Canada we speak hockey! (Credit: Canadian Space Agency)

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The International Space Station is about five National Hockey League rinks wide and one rink long.

  • Length of the Space Station: 109 m
  • Width of five skating rinks: 129.5 m
  • Width of the Space Station: 73 m
  • Length of a skating rink: 60.96 m

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Photo taken on March 5, 2014

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