UPDATE 2:15 P.M. - Due to strong winds, NASA has rescheduled the Antares rocket launch that was scheduled for Friday afternoon until tomorrow, Saturday, February 15th:

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If we get some breaks in the clouds over Ocean County by mid-afternoon on Friday (Feb 14), we should be able to see a NASA rocket launch from right here in New Jersey.

The Antares rocket is scheduled to blast off from NASA's Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia at 3:43 P.M.

According to the visibility map published by NASA, if the clouds break up for us by then, we should be able to see the rocket about 2 minutes after launch:

NASA.gov

You can watch a live webcast of the countdown and launch that's scheduled to start at 3:15 by clicking here for NASA TV.

If you see the rocket, stop by our Facebook page and tell us where you saw it from!

 

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