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Before and after the coronavirus

The Woodlands Causeway between Singapore and Malaysia, before (L) and after Malaysia imposed a lockdown on travel over the coronavirus outbreak March 17 (L) and 18, 2020. REUTERS/Edgar Su

The Woodlands Causeway between Singapore and Malaysia, before (L) and after Malaysia imposed a lockdown on travel over the coronavirus outbreak March 17 (L) and 18, 2020. REUTERS/Edgar Su

The Woodlands Causeway between Singapore and Malaysia, before (L) and after Malaysia imposed a lockdown on travel over the coronavirus outbreak March 17 (L) and 18, 2020. REUTERS/Edgar Su
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BEFORE: The Kaaba at the Grand Mosque in the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia, February 14, 2020. Satellite image  2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS

BEFORE: The Kaaba at the Grand Mosque in the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia, February 14, 2020. Satellite image 2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS

BEFORE: The Kaaba at the Grand Mosque in the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia, February 14, 2020. Satellite image 2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS
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AFTER: The Kaaba at the Grand Mosque in the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia, March 3, 2020. Satellite image  2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS

AFTER: The Kaaba at the Grand Mosque in the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia, March 3, 2020. Satellite image 2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS

AFTER: The Kaaba at the Grand Mosque in the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia, March 3, 2020. Satellite image 2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS
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BEFORE: Toy Story Land at Disney's Hollywood Studios in Orlando, Florida, March 15, 2020. REUTERS/Gregg Newton

BEFORE: Toy Story Land at Disney's Hollywood Studios in Orlando, Florida, March 15, 2020. REUTERS/Gregg Newton

BEFORE: Toy Story Land at Disney's Hollywood Studios in Orlando, Florida, March 15, 2020. REUTERS/Gregg Newton
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AFTER: Toy Story Land inside Disney's Hollywood Studios theme park in Orlando, Florida, March 16, 2020. REUTERS/Gregg Newton

AFTER: Toy Story Land inside Disney's Hollywood Studios theme park in Orlando, Florida, March 16, 2020. REUTERS/Gregg Newton

AFTER: Toy Story Land inside Disney's Hollywood Studios theme park in Orlando, Florida, March 16, 2020. REUTERS/Gregg Newton
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BEFORE: Shi'ite Muslim pilgrims gather near Imam Ali shrine ahead of the holy Shi'ite ritual of Arbaeen, in Najaf, Iraq October 13, 2019. REUTERS/Alaa Al-Marjani

BEFORE: Shi'ite Muslim pilgrims gather near Imam Ali shrine ahead of the holy Shi'ite ritual of Arbaeen, in Najaf, Iraq October 13, 2019. REUTERS/Alaa Al-Marjani

BEFORE: Shi'ite Muslim pilgrims gather near Imam Ali shrine ahead of the holy Shi'ite ritual of Arbaeen, in Najaf, Iraq October 13, 2019. REUTERS/Alaa Al-Marjani
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AFTER: Shi'ite Muslim pilgrims are seen near Imam Ali shrine after authorities banned all non-residents visits in the holy city of Najaf, Iraq March 11, 2020. REUTERS/Alaa al-Marjani

AFTER: Shi'ite Muslim pilgrims are seen near Imam Ali shrine after authorities banned all non-residents visits in the holy city of Najaf, Iraq March 11, 2020. REUTERS/Alaa al-Marjani

AFTER: Shi'ite Muslim pilgrims are seen near Imam Ali shrine after authorities banned all non-residents visits in the holy city of Najaf, Iraq March 11, 2020. REUTERS/Alaa al-Marjani
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BEFORE: Milan Duomo, Milan, Italy, January 22, 2020. Satellite image  2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS

BEFORE: Milan Duomo, Milan, Italy, January 22, 2020. Satellite image 2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS

BEFORE: Milan Duomo, Milan, Italy, January 22, 2020. Satellite image 2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS
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AFTER: Milan Duomo, Milan, Italy, March 4, 2020. Satellite image  2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS

AFTER: Milan Duomo, Milan, Italy, March 4, 2020. Satellite image 2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS

AFTER: Milan Duomo, Milan, Italy, March 4, 2020. Satellite image 2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS
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BEFORE: Men gather at a beach in Beirut, Lebanon March 12, 2020. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir

BEFORE: Men gather at a beach in Beirut, Lebanon March 12, 2020. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir

BEFORE: Men gather at a beach in Beirut, Lebanon March 12, 2020. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir
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AFTER: An empty beach is pictured after Lebanon declared a medical state of emergency in Beirut, Lebanon March 15, 2020. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir

AFTER: An empty beach is pictured after Lebanon declared a medical state of emergency in Beirut, Lebanon March 15, 2020. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir

AFTER: An empty beach is pictured after Lebanon declared a medical state of emergency in Beirut, Lebanon March 15, 2020. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir
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BEFORE: Tiananmen Square, Beijing, China, February 21, 2019.  Satellite image  2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS

BEFORE: Tiananmen Square, Beijing, China, February 21, 2019. Satellite image 2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS

BEFORE: Tiananmen Square, Beijing, China, February 21, 2019. Satellite image 2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS
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AFTER: Tiananmen Square, Beijing, China, February 11, 2020. Satellite image  2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS

AFTER: Tiananmen Square, Beijing, China, February 11, 2020. Satellite image 2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS

AFTER: Tiananmen Square, Beijing, China, February 11, 2020. Satellite image 2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS
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BEFORE: Huoshenshan Hospital, Wuhan, China, April 28, 2017. Satellite image  2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS

BEFORE: Huoshenshan Hospital, Wuhan, China, April 28, 2017. Satellite image 2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS

BEFORE: Huoshenshan Hospital, Wuhan, China, April 28, 2017. Satellite image 2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS
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AFTER: Huoshenshan Hospital, Wuhan, China, February 22, 2020. Satellite image  2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS

AFTER: Huoshenshan Hospital, Wuhan, China, February 22, 2020. Satellite image 2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS

AFTER: Huoshenshan Hospital, Wuhan, China, February 22, 2020. Satellite image 2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS
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BEFORE: People walk near the castle in the old city of Erbil, Iraq March 13, 2020. REUTERS/Azad Lashkari

BEFORE: People walk near the castle in the old city of Erbil, Iraq March 13, 2020. REUTERS/Azad Lashkari

BEFORE: People walk near the castle in the old city of Erbil, Iraq March 13, 2020. REUTERS/Azad Lashkari
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AFTER: Birds are seen in an empty yard during a curfew imposed by Iraqi Kurdish authorities near the castle in the old city of Erbil, Iraq March 14, 2020. REUTERS/Azad Lashkari

AFTER: Birds are seen in an empty yard during a curfew imposed by Iraqi Kurdish authorities near the castle in the old city of Erbil, Iraq March 14, 2020. REUTERS/Azad Lashkari

AFTER: Birds are seen in an empty yard during a curfew imposed by Iraqi Kurdish authorities near the castle in the old city of Erbil, Iraq March 14, 2020. REUTERS/Azad Lashkari
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BEFORE: The Space Mountain ride in Tokyo Disneyland, near Tokyo, Japan February 1, 2020. Satellite image  2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS

BEFORE: The Space Mountain ride in Tokyo Disneyland, near Tokyo, Japan February 1, 2020. Satellite image 2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS

BEFORE: The Space Mountain ride in Tokyo Disneyland, near Tokyo, Japan February 1, 2020. Satellite image 2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS
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AFTER: The Space Mountain ride in Tokyo Disneyland, near Tokyo, Japan March 1, 2020.  Satellite image  2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS

AFTER: The Space Mountain ride in Tokyo Disneyland, near Tokyo, Japan March 1, 2020. Satellite image 2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS

AFTER: The Space Mountain ride in Tokyo Disneyland, near Tokyo, Japan March 1, 2020. Satellite image 2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS
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BEFORE: Passengers wear protective face masks as they wait at Najaf airport in Najaf, Iraq March 15, 2020. REUTERS/Alaa Al-Marjani

BEFORE: Passengers wear protective face masks as they wait at Najaf airport in Najaf, Iraq March 15, 2020. REUTERS/Alaa Al-Marjani

BEFORE: Passengers wear protective face masks as they wait at Najaf airport in Najaf, Iraq March 15, 2020. REUTERS/Alaa Al-Marjani
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AFTER: Najaf airport, empty of passengers, after flights were suspended in Najaf, Iraq March 17, 2020. REUTERS/ Alaa Al-Marjani

AFTER: Najaf airport, empty of passengers, after flights were suspended in Najaf, Iraq March 17, 2020. REUTERS/ Alaa Al-Marjani

AFTER: Najaf airport, empty of passengers, after flights were suspended in Najaf, Iraq March 17, 2020. REUTERS/ Alaa Al-Marjani
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BEFORE: The Hazrat Masumeh Shrine, Qom, Iran September 25, 2019. Satellite image  2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS

BEFORE: The Hazrat Masumeh Shrine, Qom, Iran September 25, 2019. Satellite image 2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS

BEFORE: The Hazrat Masumeh Shrine, Qom, Iran September 25, 2019. Satellite image 2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS
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AFTER: The Hazrat Masumeh Shrine in Qom, Iran, March 1, 2020.  Satellite image  2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS

AFTER: The Hazrat Masumeh Shrine in Qom, Iran, March 1, 2020. Satellite image 2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS

AFTER: The Hazrat Masumeh Shrine in Qom, Iran, March 1, 2020. Satellite image 2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS
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BEFORE: Tourists walk across the medieval Charles Bridge in Prague, Czech Republic, November 7, 2019. REUTERS/David W Cerny

BEFORE: Tourists walk across the medieval Charles Bridge in Prague, Czech Republic, November 7, 2019. REUTERS/David W Cerny

BEFORE: Tourists walk across the medieval Charles Bridge in Prague, Czech Republic, November 7, 2019. REUTERS/David W Cerny
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AFTER: An empty medieval Charles Bridge is seen in Prague, as the Czech government restricts movement of people to slow the spread of coronavirus, Czech Republic, March 16, 2020. REUTERS/David W Cerny

AFTER: An empty medieval Charles Bridge is seen in Prague, as the Czech government restricts movement of people to slow the spread of coronavirus, Czech Republic, March 16, 2020. REUTERS/David W Cerny

AFTER: An empty medieval Charles Bridge is seen in Prague, as the Czech government restricts movement of people to slow the spread of coronavirus, Czech Republic, March 16, 2020. REUTERS/David W Cerny
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BEFORE: Tehran airport, Iran, January 11, 2020. Satellite image  2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS

BEFORE: Tehran airport, Iran, January 11, 2020. Satellite image 2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS

BEFORE: Tehran airport, Iran, January 11, 2020. Satellite image 2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS
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AFTER: Tehran airport, Iran, February 29, 2020. Satellite image  2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS

AFTER: Tehran airport, Iran, February 29, 2020. Satellite image 2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS

AFTER: Tehran airport, Iran, February 29, 2020. Satellite image 2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS
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BEFORE: A nearly full parking lot outside the transportation hub at Disney's Magic Kingdom in Orlando, Florida, March 15, 2020. REUTERS/Gregg Newton

BEFORE: A nearly full parking lot outside the transportation hub at Disney's Magic Kingdom in Orlando, Florida, March 15, 2020. REUTERS/Gregg Newton

BEFORE: A nearly full parking lot outside the transportation hub at Disney's Magic Kingdom in Orlando, Florida, March 15, 2020. REUTERS/Gregg Newton
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AFTER: The nearly empty parking lot of Disney's Magic Kingdom theme park after it closed to combat the spread of coronavirus disease in Orlando, Florida, March 16, 2020. REUTERS/Gregg Newton

AFTER: The nearly empty parking lot of Disney's Magic Kingdom theme park after it closed to combat the spread of coronavirus disease in Orlando, Florida, March 16, 2020. REUTERS/Gregg Newton

AFTER: The nearly empty parking lot of Disney's Magic Kingdom theme park after it closed to combat the spread of coronavirus disease in Orlando, Florida, March 16, 2020. REUTERS/Gregg Newton
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BEFORE: A toll plaza, Wuhan, China, October 17, 2019. Satellite image  2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS

BEFORE: A toll plaza, Wuhan, China, October 17, 2019. Satellite image 2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS

BEFORE: A toll plaza, Wuhan, China, October 17, 2019. Satellite image 2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS
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AFTER: A toll plaza, Wuhan, China, February 25, 2020. Satellite image  2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS

AFTER: A toll plaza, Wuhan, China, February 25, 2020. Satellite image 2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS

AFTER: A toll plaza, Wuhan, China, February 25, 2020. Satellite image 2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS
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BEFORE: Crowds walk along Main Street toward Cinderella Castle and Tomorrowland at Disney's Magic Kingdom in Orlando, Florida, March 15, 2020. REUTERS/Gregg Newton

BEFORE: Crowds walk along Main Street toward Cinderella Castle and Tomorrowland at Disney's Magic Kingdom in Orlando, Florida, March 15, 2020. REUTERS/Gregg Newton

BEFORE: Crowds walk along Main Street toward Cinderella Castle and Tomorrowland at Disney's Magic Kingdom in Orlando, Florida, March 15, 2020. REUTERS/Gregg Newton
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AFTER: Disney's Magic Kingdom theme park is seen empty of visitors after it closed to combat the spread of coronavirus in Orlando, Florida, March 16, 2020. REUTERS/Gregg Newton

AFTER: Disney's Magic Kingdom theme park is seen empty of visitors after it closed to combat the spread of coronavirus in Orlando, Florida, March 16, 2020. REUTERS/Gregg Newton

AFTER: Disney's Magic Kingdom theme park is seen empty of visitors after it closed to combat the spread of coronavirus in Orlando, Florida, March 16, 2020. REUTERS/Gregg Newton
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BEFORE: Wuhan airport, China, October 17, 2019. Satellite image  2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS

BEFORE: Wuhan airport, China, October 17, 2019. Satellite image 2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS

BEFORE: Wuhan airport, China, October 17, 2019. Satellite image 2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS
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AFTER: Wuhan airport, China, February 25, 2020. Satellite image  2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS

AFTER: Wuhan airport, China, February 25, 2020. Satellite image 2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS

AFTER: Wuhan airport, China, February 25, 2020. Satellite image 2020 Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS
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