The Walt Disney World Resort has shared some incredible photographs taken by Kent Phillips and David Roark from the resort during the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launch from Kennedy Space Center earlier this morning on Friday, April 23.

The rocket launch carried four astronauts from three countries as they begin a six-month stay in space aboard the International Space Station.

Photo Credit: Kent Phillips

Photo Credit: Kent Phillips

SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket above Tomorrowland in Magic Kingdom Park at Walt Disney World Resort on Friday, April 23, 2021. (Kent Phillips, photographer)

Photo Credit: Kent Phillips

Photo Credit: Kent Phillips

A vapor trail from SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket hangs in the air as seen from Cinderella Castle at Magic Kingdom Park at Walt Disney World Resort following an early-morning launch from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida on Friday, April 23, 2021. (Kent Phillips, photographer)

Photo Credit: David Roark

Photo Credit: David Roark

Photo Credit: David Roark

Photo Credit: David Roark

Photo Credit: David Roark

Photo Credit: David Roark

SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket and vapor trail as seen from Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge inside Disney’s Hollywood Studios at Walt Disney World Resort on Friday, April 23, 2021. (David Roark, photographer)

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