Photos: Stunning SpaceX Rocket Launch as Seen From Around Southern California

SpaceX launched a rocket and a streak could be seen across Southern California. The rocket blasted off Friday evening from Vandenberg Air Base northwest of Santa Barbara and created a spectacular sight in the sky.

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Ryan Castro
The rocket SpaceX launched left a brilliant glow over Alhambra.
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This is a picture of the SpaceX rocket launch as seen over Disneyland in Anaheim.
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Kate Ogden
A view of the SpaceX rocket launched Friday Dec. 22, 2017 from Vandenberg Air Base in Southern California.
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Paul McGovern
A view of the SpaceX rocket launched Friday Dec. 22, 2017 from Vandenberg Air Base in Southern California.
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A view of the SpaceX rocket launched Friday Dec. 22, 2017 from Vandenberg Air Base in Southern California.
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A view of the SpaceX rocket launched Friday Dec. 22, 2017 from Vandenberg Air Base in Southern California.
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Brigitte
A view of the SpaceX rocket launched Friday Dec. 22, 2017 from Vandenberg Air Base in Southern California.
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Mike Dunn
A view of the SpaceX rocket launched Friday Dec. 22, 2017 from Vandenberg Air Base in Southern California. This photo was taken in Ventura.
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A view of the SpaceX rocket launched Friday Dec. 22, 2017 from Vandenberg Air Base in Southern California.
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A view of the SpaceX rocket launched Friday Dec. 22, 2017 from Vandenberg Air Base in Southern California.
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Bob Young
A view of the SpaceX rocket launched Friday Dec. 22, 2017 from Vandenberg Air Base in Southern California. This photo was taken in Glendora.
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Paul McGovern
A view of the SpaceX rocket launched Friday Dec. 22, 2017 from Vandenberg Air Base in Southern California.
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Everett
A view of the SpaceX rocket launched Friday Dec. 22, 2017 from Vandenberg Air Base in Southern California. This photo was taken in Laguna Niguel.
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Kristin Simmons
A view of the SpaceX rocket launched Friday Dec. 22, 2017 from Vandenberg Air Base in Southern California.
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Anthony Zamora
A view of the SpaceX rocket launched Friday Dec. 22, 2017 from Vandenberg Air Base in Southern California. This photo was taken in Los Angeles.
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Sandy Butler
A view of the SpaceX rocket launched Friday Dec. 22, 2017 from Vandenberg Air Base in Southern California. This picture was taken in Fontana.
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Anthony Zamora
A view of the SpaceX rocket launched Friday Dec. 22, 2017 from Vandenberg Air Base in Southern California.
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Paul McGovern
A view of the SpaceX rocket launched Friday Dec. 22, 2017 from Vandenberg Air Base in Southern California.
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Alexis Lauren
A view of the SpaceX rocket launched Friday Dec. 22, 2017 from Vandenberg Air Base in Southern California.
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Bryan
A view of the SpaceX rocket launched Friday Dec. 22, 2017 from Vandenberg Air Base northwest of Santa Barbara.
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A view of the SpaceX rocket launched Friday Dec. 22, 2017 from Vandenberg Air Base northwest of Santa Barbara.
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Martin Luz
A view of the SpaceX rocket launched Friday Dec. 22, 2017 from Vandenberg Air Base northwest of Santa Barbara. This image was taken in Los Feliz.
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De Bushell
A view of the SpaceX rocket launched Friday Dec. 22, 2017 from Vandenberg Air Base northwest of Santa Barbara. This photo was taken in Newport Beach.
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Timothy Coble
A view of the SpaceX rocket launched Friday Dec. 22, 2017 from Vandenberg Air Base northwest of Santa Barbara.
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Greg Schacher
A view of the SpaceX rocket launched Friday Dec. 22, 2017 from Vandenberg Air Base northwest of Santa Barbara. This photo was taken in the Hemet area.
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Jeff Vo
A view of the SpaceX rocket launched Friday Dec. 22, 2017 from Vandenberg Air Base northwest of Santa Barbara.
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Jonell Hollinger
A view of the SpaceX rocket launched Friday Dec. 22, 2017 from Vandenberg Air Base northwest of Santa Barbara.
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Deborah Wald
A view of the SpaceX rocket launched Friday Dec. 22, 2017 from Vandenberg Air Base northwest of Santa Barbara.
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Nancy Pearson
A view of the SpaceX rocket launched Friday Dec. 22, 2017 from Vandenberg Air Base northwest of Santa Barbara.
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