Fiery spectacle amazes people from Humboldt County to Washington State – Redheaded Blackbelt

A beam of spectacular fiery stars spurted across the sky at around 9pm tonight, and people saw it from northern Humboldt to Washington state.

In awe, viewers speculated it was anything from a plane crash to a meteor shower.

However, the light show was most likely the Falcon 9, a SpaceX rocket that sent a number of Starlink satellites into orbit.

According to Forbes magazine, “Jonathan McDowell, Harvard astronomer and leading tracker on just about everything that happens in orbit, was quick to identify the phenomenon as the remains of a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket that hit 60 of the Starlink. company satellites into orbit on March 4. “

Here are some videos capturing the light show.

Did you see it?