Name the bird

Last week I happened to look out the window because something was moving and caught my eye in the back yard. The first thing I noticed were some huge wings. Well after 45 minutes of watching and taking pictures of this bird, and wondering what type of bird I was looking at, it took off. It was aiming to land on the wire that obstructs my view of the Bay. I happened to snap this shot of it in flight.

Odd visitor of the week

So now after some research I think it is a Golden Eagle, but I’m still not convinced. So please help me out and either send me an email or comment below on what you think it is.

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