Out of this world! This is not a stunning photo of planet earth… keep looking, can YOU work out what it really is?
While the snap looks like a photo of the Earth you may have not seen before, something is not quite right… and you may be left wondering whether the image below is even real.
The mind-boggling optical illusion has gone viral again and it could have been taken by aliens, who have faxed over this image to show us that they are coming soon.
Regardless, the picture will challenge your thought process and will leave you staring it at it for ages.
But if you take your time, the real image should become clear.
So, is this a view of Earth from outer space that you’ve never seen before?
The mind-boggling optical illusion could have been taken by aliens. It will certainly challenge your thought process and will leave you staring it at it for ages
The picture has left netizens perplexed due to its uncanny resemblance to the view of the Earth from outer space.
The optical illusion has gone viral on social media again, after it was originally shared years ago for the way it challenged people’s observation skills and situational awareness.
At first glance, the stunning image seems to depict what appears to be a view of the Earth from above, where few have been lucky enough to go.
And it’s certainly looking chilly up there as clouds cover the planet, and the sun’s rays shine bright.
While this is an incredible snap, we must admit that we’ve never seen this image shared by NASA or the International Space Station.
So, could it be a recent photo?
Well, actually, there’s much more than what meets the eye.
Give yourself another chance and some time to get a closer look at the fascinating photo, as by doing so will give you will some more clarity.
And if you’re still left confused, we’ll break it to you.
This isn’t an image of our planet at all… so what exactly is it?
The photo is actually the deposits of frost on the roof of a car in the morning.
The angle it has been taken at and the blue colour of the paint on the car makes it look like Earth.
And the frost gives the appearance of clouds as seen from outer space.
Another similar image of ‘space’ taken on a smartphone has been making the rounds on social media again
A similar photo was unearthed from Reddit most recently, which also shows a ‘photo of mother earth from space’ taken on a smartphone.
This snap left social media users amused, with one saying: ‘Seriously, finally something clever.’
And another said: ‘You fooled me, Mr. Magician.’
While a third person wrote: ‘I actually believed that for a second, then: waaait a minute…’
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