CAPE CANAVERAL, FLORIDA - MAY 27: The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket with the Crew Dragon spacecraft attached sits on launch pad 39A at the Kennedy Space Center on May 27, 2020 in Cape Canaveral, Florida. Later today NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley are scheduled to liftoff today on an inaugural flight and will be the first people since the end of the Space Shuttle program in 2011 to be launched into space from the United States. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

..well, the light from the rocket anyway.

It’s blasting off from an island in Virginia and we should be able to see it sometime after 8 p.m.

Regardless, we can watch the livestream starting at 7:40 p.m.

Here’s the details:

A NASA rocket may be visible in Massachusetts Tuesday. Here's how to see it.

It's not a shooting star. A NASA suborbital sounding rocket that was scheduled to launch Monday night in Virginia, but was postponed until Tuesday, is expected to be visible throughout much of the eastern United States, including Massachusetts. The four-stage Black Brant XII rocket is slated to launch at 8:05 p.m.

-Julie Devereaux