If you need help with the Public File, call 407-291-6000. Miami Herald Real Time/Breaking News reporter Howard Cohen, a 2017 Media Excellence Awards winner, has covered pop music, theater, health and fitness, obituaries, municipal government and general assignment. Make your pick: What’s the best Christmas movie ever made? Was everyone watching Tuesday night’s Antenna TV rerun of the Sept. 26, 1977, episode of “Maude” in which the sitcom’s title character faces comical ridicule after she sees a UFO? Join the discussion on our Facebook page. This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. It was the color blue. On the eve of the flight, Bridenstine said he’s “very comfortable” with Boeing, despite the prolonged grounding of the company’s 737 Max jets. So what do you think it is? Some thought it was … Venus will become more visible in the morning with grouping of planets later in June and especially July as the sunrise becomes later. What planets are visible? Copyright 2020 by WKMG ClickOrlando - All rights reserved. (BRPROUD) -- It's quite possible more retailers will be moving to free shipping as we move through the holiday season. Check out this awesome #meteor we caught on camera this morning! The Starliner was supposed to reach the space station on Saturday and stay for a week. She referred questions to the experts at the American Meteor Society. It will be getting higher in the sky next week but it may not be quite as bright. How are countries preparing for Hurricane Iota? Venus is visible by day, but may be hard to find. Good Morning and happy Wednesday! NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine said in a tweet that the capsule burned up more fuel than planned and controllers were using the capsule’s thrusters to raise its orbit. Copyright 2020 The Associated Press. Need some help? Jupiter can best be seen in the hours just after sunset. Mars can be seen for more than 9 hours after sunset and during the late evening/early night. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated. See all 5 bright solar system planets in November 2020! Real-time updates and all local stories you want right in the palm of your hand. The animation is not supported by your device/browser. Photo: Sandra Shaw via Twitter. He started his career in the Features department at the Miami Herald in 1991. The Dow Jones Industrial Average broke through 30,000 points Tuesday as investors were encouraged by the latest progress on developing coronavirus vaccines and news that the transition of power in the U.S. to President-elect Joe Biden will finally begin. Early birds in Florida got quite a scare Wednesday morning, when they saw something strange streaking across the night sky. Try finding a good, unobstructed view of the horizon. The National Hurricane Center is still monitoring one disturbance in the Atlantic Ocean that has a low chance of forming anytime soon, after another disturbance stopped being tracked and Iota dissipated. They say that … “It’s not for the faint of heart. Several people recorded video of a glowing object falling in the sky in the early morning hours Wednesday. The April 4th sightning was less spectactular compared to the previous brigh fireball meteor seen over Jacksonville by hundreds of people around 11:52 PM ET Saturday March 2019. The map also shows the phases of the Moon, and all solar and lunar eclipses. What was that strange streak in the sky early Thursday morning? Since then, NASA astronauts have traveled to and from the space station via Kazakhstan, courtesy of the Russian Space Agency. ", Catherin from Callahan "Thought it was beautiful because I have never seen one with color, they all have been white or yellowish with white tails I happen to be looking out window to the west at just that moment and caught it.". This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. SpaceX has one last hurdle — a launch abort test — before carrying two NASA astronauts in its Dragon capsule, possibly by spring. This was Boeing’s chance to catch up with SpaceX, NASA’s other commercial crew provider that successfully completed a similar demonstration last March. See 3 bright planets at nightfall: Mars, Jupiter and Saturn. The space agency handed over station deliveries to private businesses, first cargo and then crews, in order to focus on getting astronauts back to the moon and on to Mars. But a half-hour into the flight, Boeing reported that the capsule didn’t get into the position needed to get to the International Space Station. With less fuel on board, it put the rest of the flight in jeopardy. We want to thank all of you for sending us your photos and videos. Scientists say the meteor probably hit between Tallahassee and Gainesville near Perry, Fl based on information from the satellite lightning mapper. All three were at control centers to watch the launch. People are asking the National Weather Service in Miami what a strange object was that was seen in the sky this morning. We received 23 reports and 3 videos so far...https://t.co/6cWMVEnd6M pic.twitter.com/89zwKDxklw. All three planets are visible in the southern/southeast sky until the sun comes up. Chris Ferguson commanded that last shuttle mission. © 1998 - 2020 Nexstar Inc. | All Rights Reserved. Hurricane Eta just devastated Central America. Jonathan comes from Roanoke, Virginia where he covered three EF-3 tornadoes and deadly flooding brought on by Hurricanes Florence and Michael. Some thought it was a UFO, some thought it was a fireball or a meteor shower, and still others wondered if it was weather related. The Dow rose 454 points, or 1.5%, to close at 30,046. Copyright 2019 by WJXT News4Jax - All rights reserved. The mood quickly turned somber as news of the setback trickled out.