And the sunlight clasps the earthThat reminds me of earth imagery in reflected moonlight. Imagine that those photons travelled from the sun, bounced off the moon, and then bounced off the earth and back out to space and finally landed in a detector out in space. Whew! What a wild and improbable ride. Through the magic of satellite remote sensing, we can ride along vicariously.
And the moonbeams kiss the sea:
Night Vision for Weather Forecasters to learn more. You can download the full-resolution images here. And read the entire poem at the Poetry Foundation website.