NETIZENS believe they have seen the thin shadow of an alien lurking on Google Earth.
Images available on the digital mapping service show a spooky-looking shadow on a dirt track in a remote part of the world.
The first person shots were shared by a user on TikTok last week @hidden.on.google.earth Nearly 2 million views in a single video.
In the clip, they zoom in on an icy landscape dotted with industrial buildings and dusty dirt-road tracks, Daily Star reports,
After entering Street View — Google’s first-person panorama mode that lets you view the surroundings at street level — they see a mysterious, long shadow.
It appears to have a human-shaped torso and arms with what looks like an elongated neck and a protruding head.
The way the photo has been taken, the shadow is seen floating in the shot without being cast by anyone.
It also seems to have been taken early in the morning or late at night, as the dark figure is spread out in strange proportions.
The creator of the viral video wrote in the test overlay on the video: “Wait… what?”
It’s unclear where in the world the images were captured, or how Google Earth found it behind the video.
TikTok users went wild in the comments below the post, suggesting that the enigmatic shadow looked like it belonged to an alien or an ancient Egyptian pharaoh.
One user commented, “An alien came and wanted to say hi.”
Another wrote: “He took the alien out of the shot but not his shadow.”
Others pointed out that the shadow was almost certainly cast by Google’s Street View cameraman and his panoramic snapper.
One wrote: “Guys… the cameraman is invisible.”
Another posted: “This is a camera image on the rider of the motorbike and the friend I’ve seen before.”
And a third said: “I know it’s a cameraman, but it really sounds like a pharaoh or an alien.”
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