Subject: Strange Maybe-moth?
Geographic location of the bug: Philadelphia, PA USA
Time: 05:03 PM EDT
Your letter to the bugman: I forgot I’d taken this photo – it was taken on September 13th or 14th. This insect was on a door.
How you want your letter signed: curious citizen in Philly
Dear Curious Citizen in Philly,
This is indeed a Moth. More specifically it is a Plume Moth in the family Pterophoridae.