Santa’s Early Arrival By SpaceX Rocket? Video Of Amazing Space X Mission Over Southern California!


What’s Flying Across Southern California? An Early Santa Sighting?

Southern California was buzzing tonight about this amazing scene high in the sky – I grabbed my camera and got this video of it:

It was the last Space X rocket launch – not sure if they warned anyone, but it sure caught us off guard!

As the Los Angeles Times reports:


“What was that in the skies above L.A. on Friday night that stopped traffic and sparked both alarm and curiosity?

It was a rocket.

SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket, launched from Vandenberg Air Force Base at 5:27 p.m., was carrying 10 satellites to low-Earth orbit. The satellites will be part of a constellation operated by Iridium Communications. All 10 satellites successfully deployed, with the last one deploying about 1 hour and 12 minutes after liftoff.

The rocket’s first stage was previously used during a mission in June.”

Let me know if you saw it!



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21 replies

  1. Looks very impressive, John. You did well to capture it too.
    Best wishes, Pete.

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    • Pete, we were literally just getting out of the ar, i look up and see a large white line in the sky, like a pencil, looks like a military plane – then it bursts open like a giant fish! (some say sperm) Anyway, I instinctively grabbed my phone to capture it – now we all know what it was but for a few minutes…oh, and there is a military base close enough so that these types of things happen, but not to such a large degree – or at rush hour!

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  2. That would be freaky to see! Thanks for sharing your video, John.

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  3. So beautiful! Thanks for recording and uploading!

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  4. Amazing video and photos ….

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  5. Wow, so cool! At least once you know what it is! Otherwise you must have been thinking UFO??, which is of course, what it is until it’s identified. Thanks for sharing. 🙂

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  6. I was driving along in Yucca Valley.. hi desert.. and saw this ahead of me in my car and thought the aliens had arrived! Then I thanked Trump for having tighter controls to guard against illegal aliens. Now I can sleep well tonight. :/

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