Originally Posted by tighr
Looks rather dome-ish to me. Carry to elaborate?
I started to comment on this, plus possible height cues from the cumulus clouds in the picture, but ultimately I decided that both issues could be dependent upon the position/altitude/angle of the "observer," which is an unknown.
In any case, it does *appear* that white/black dome is not a sphere but an oblate spheroid. Appearances can be deceiving ....
OTOH, "mini-dome" was clearly a sphere.