575 Pounds

November 12, 2019 AT 3:01 AM

The weight of each of the 60 mini satellites that SpaceX launched yesterday morning out of Cape Canaveral, Fla. This is the second set of satellites that have been launched — the first was launched in May, and there are an anticipated 22 more to go. SpaceX’s CEO Elon Musk hopes to provide global Internet coverage through these satellites. (Associated Press - November 11, 2019)