Egypt Picture - Glide To the Moon

Glide To the Moon

Glide To the Moon


Aymen Ibrahem


Glide To the Moon


Aymen Ibrahem, Senior Astronomy Specialist, submitted this great photo showing the moon and a bird he believes to be a falcon. Aymen notes: "This clever bird performed graceful glides, and then remained floating (almost stationary) for several minutes. I obtained the photo on 19 July 2006, during an observing session I performed in the Plaza of Bibliotheca Alexandrina, obtaining photos of cloud patterns and interesting optical atmospheric phenomena.

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