NEWTON, MASS. (WHDH) - A launch by SpaceX from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida on Sunday morning could be seen from New England.

7NEWS viewer Dave Henriquez captured SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket soaring through the sky over Newton.

The Falcon 9 is a two-stage rocket, which stands 70 meters or 229 feet tall, according to information provided during the broadcast of the launch. It is described by SpaceX as the “first orbital-class rocket capable of reflight.”

Sixty Starlink satellites were deployed about an hour after the rocket was launched.

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