Light from SpaceX rocket captures the attention of Southern New Englanders


This is a picture of SpaceX’s Falcon 9 flying throughout the sky in Dartmouth, Saturday, Sept. 24, 2022. (Sam Hallenbeck)

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE)– ABC 6 News got calls and e-mails from audiences throughout Southern New England who had actually seen a light flying throughout the night sky Saturday.

Audiences were spread out all the method from Westerly to Dartmouth, and had actually all seen the moving light.

This is a picture of SpaceX’s Falcon 9 flying throughout the sky in Westerly, Saturday, Sept. 24, 2022. (Emily Wagner)

Some believed it was a comet, others a UFO, however it ends up that the light was really a SpaceX rocket.

This is a picture of SpaceX’s Falcon 9 flying throughout the sky, Saturday, Sept. 24, 2022. (Noemi Tavarez)

The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket introduced kind Cape Canaveral in Florida at about 7:30 p.m.

It brought 52 satellites as it flew up into area.