According to reports the event seemingly recorded on camera cannot be explained.
In the short clip, filmed through a telescope, it appears to show a UFO spaceship taking off from the moon and darting into space.
A rocket-shaped object shoots out of the lunar surface.
The subject appears from the left of the moon and the surface seems to be shaking before the take-off.
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Then the small object appears from what could be a crater, before it begins its advance from the moon.
The sky is dark, but you can just about make out the outline of the phenomenon as it moves at speed.
It then goes out of shot and the video ends.
Diego Aviles in Mazatlán, Mexico, claims to have recorded the footage before uploading it to his YouTube channel.