Quick Answer: What Time Is SpaceX Visible Tonight UK?

Tonight, you need to be looking up at 9.35pm to see the satellites.

The satellites will move from west to southeast across the sky.

To spot them, start looking just above the horizon (10 degrees) at 9.35pm and track directly upwards and across the sky..

A fleet of SpaceX Starlink satellites will once again be visible in the skies above the UK tonight, offering sky gazers a chance to witness a string of up to 60 micro-satellites pass overhead.

What time is the SpaceX launch UK?

7.19pmSpaceX Falcon 9 rocket is scheduled to launch this evening at 7.19pm UK time, with the 13th batch of Starlink satellites. You can watch the launch live from Cape Canaveral, Florida, and, if the launch goes ahead, the rocket should be visible 15-20 minutes later from any part of the UK.

As with most stargazing activities, your best chance to see Starlink is about 30 minutes before sunrise or 30 minutes after sunset. They should appear as a string of pearls moving across the night sky.

What time is the SpaceX launch today?

Liftoff for today’s launch is scheduled for 10:31AM ET out of SpaceX’s launch site at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. The SkySats are slated to deploy first, just 12.5 minutes after takeoff, followed by the Starlink satellites about half an hour after that.

What time will SpaceX be visible tonight?

SpaceX is targeting a launch time of 21:25 EDT (02:25 BST) tonight.

What time can I see SpaceX tonight UK?

Sitting on top of a Falcon 9 rocket, they will lift off into space at around 9.39pm UK time (4.39pm US time). Around 15 minutes later, the final stage of the rocket and its cargo should be visible to the naked eye as it passes over the UK from West to East, according to website MeteorWatch.

SpaceX’s Starlink satellites will be visible across Britain this week, starting this evening. Kicking off tonight at 7.25pm, the satellites will be visible early the morning and then late evening for the three days, according to Find Starlink.

Will the SpaceX launch be visible from UK?

When will the rockets be visible in the uk? The space station tweeted that the rockets will be launched at 4.18pm (ET) which means people in the UK will need to be looking at the sky at 9.18pm (BST). You can also watch the countdown in real-time on SpaceX’s YouTube channel.

What time does SpaceX pass over the UK?

If it goes off without a hitch, there will be 800 Starlink satellites up in the Earth’s orbit by the end of today. So, the launch will be at 19:19 BST, meaning that the rocket will pass over the United Kingdom about 20 minutes after launch.