Moonscapes and question marks

Moon on April 17, 2014 |  Farmgirl Follies

I was on my way to bed when I noticed the rising moon. It was huge and strange and eery.

Moon on April 17, 2014 |  Farmgirl Follies

It was rather amazing to look at through the lens. And then quick as a wink …

Moon on April 17, 2014 |  Farmgirl Follies

Something went zooming across the moon or between the moon and me. I was shooting rapidly so the first photo was blurry, of course! Aren’t all unidentified flying object photos blurry?! The next shot is more distinct.

Moon on April 17, 2014 |  Farmgirl Follies

Is it an airplane with contrails flaring in the light of the silvery moon?

Moon on April 17, 2014 |  Farmgirl Follies

Whatever it was zipped on by …

Moon on April 17, 2014 |  Farmgirl Follies

… and left its mark for oh, eight seconds or so.

Moon on April 17, 2014 |  Farmgirl Follies

Then it slowly faded off into the moonlight.

Moon on April 17, 2014 |  Farmgirl Follies

There …

Moon on April 17, 2014 |  Farmgirl Follies

… barely there.

Moon on April 17, 2014 |  Farmgirl Follies

Gone. And I was left alone in the darkness with this big, gigantic slow-rising orb. I love seeing the rough surface up there on the top edge. And then there are the holes, dark spots and craters. Fascinating!

So what do you think flew across the moon?

 

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