People in Los Angeles are already sending out videos over social media reporting on a huge, bright light in the sky tonight. Speculations are running rampant over it being an unidentified flying object, a secret government test plane, a meteor, etc.
They would all be wrong, it is the launch of SpaceX’s Iridium-4 from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California.
Here is the video of the rocket catching the setting sun, lighting up the night sky across southern California:
— Amanda (@alias_amanda) December 23, 2017