The Eye of Sauron Appears Over Sweden
“It’s a little bit weird to think that sometimes, when you look at the sky, it looks like it’s looking back.
That shot was taken by astrophotographer (and friend of the BA blog) Göran Strand. It shows an amazing display of atmospheric optics caused by ice crystals high in the atmosphere. He took it on April 25, 2014, around noon local time.”
Read more from astronomer Phil Plait at Slate Magazine.