Illustration for article titled Holy crap, did the Enterprise just fly past the moon?

Romanian photographer Maximilian Teodorescu recently captured this dramatic photo of the International Space Station (ISS) as it drifted across the surface of the Moon. But looking at it a bit closer, you could be forgiven for thinking it was the starship Enterprise.

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Top image: Maximilian Teodorescu via Spaceweather.

And indeed, the photo recently caught the attention of non-other than George Takei who declared on his Facebook page, "My goodness, from this angle it looks like a certain starship I once flew."

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Teodorescu took this photograph in broad daylight, with the Sun still hanging at 26 degrees above the horizon.

Illustration for article titled Holy crap, did the Enterprise just fly past the moon?

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