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What was that loud boom in Jacksonville Thursday night?

Several First Coast News viewers reported hearing a loud boom in Jacksonville and surrounding areas, and some even heard it in South Georgia.

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Did you hear a loud boom Thursday night or see something shoot across the sky? Well, that's because the SpaceX Dragon capsule came back to earth and broke the sound barrier.

Several First Coast News viewers reported hearing a loud boom in Jacksonville and surrounding areas, and some even heard it in South Georgia.

According to SpaceX, the splashdown of Dragon was successfully confirmed, completing SpaceX’s 23rd cargo resupply mission.

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A SpaceX Falcon 9 lifts off in Cape Canaveral, Fla., Sept. 15, 2021.