There are a few things I do like about living in Florida, and on the central East Coast of such.
About 20 minutes ago, I saw this from my neighborhood:
This is the launch of Atlantis, on its way to rendezvous with the space station.
About a minute or so after launch, we heard the rumble from liftoff. Atlantis was already well into the sky by then:
And that's why we call this area the Space Coast...
10 hours ago