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Spectacular views of the pink supermoon

The pink supermoon, the biggest full moon of 2020 and an astronomical event that occurs when the Moon is closest to the Earth in its orbit, making it appear much larger and brighter than usual, rises behind a lighthouse in Valletta, Malta April 8, 2020. REUTERS/Darrin Zammit Lupi

The pink supermoon, the biggest full moon of 2020 and an astronomical event that occurs when the Moon is closest to the Earth in its orbit, making it appear much larger and brighter than usual, rises behind a lighthouse in Valletta, Malta April 8,...more

The pink supermoon, the biggest full moon of 2020 and an astronomical event that occurs when the Moon is closest to the Earth in its orbit, making it appear much larger and brighter than usual, rises behind a lighthouse in Valletta, Malta April 8, 2020. REUTERS/Darrin Zammit Lupi
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The supermoon sets behind a mosque and an Orthodox cathedral during sunrise in Yevpatoriya, Crimea April 8, 2020. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak

The supermoon sets behind a mosque and an Orthodox cathedral during sunrise in Yevpatoriya, Crimea April 8, 2020. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak

The supermoon sets behind a mosque and an Orthodox cathedral during sunrise in Yevpatoriya, Crimea April 8, 2020. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak
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A tree is silhouetted as the supermoon shines behind it in Lalitpur, Nepal April 8, 2020. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

A tree is silhouetted as the supermoon shines behind it in Lalitpur, Nepal April 8, 2020. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

A tree is silhouetted as the supermoon shines behind it in Lalitpur, Nepal April 8, 2020. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar
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The pink supermoon rises over the Shard skyscraper in London, Britain, April 7. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

The pink supermoon rises over the Shard skyscraper in London, Britain, April 7. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

The pink supermoon rises over the Shard skyscraper in London, Britain, April 7. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez
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The supermoon shines through the Giant Swing in Bangkok, Thailand, April 8, 2020. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

The supermoon shines through the Giant Swing in Bangkok, Thailand, April 8, 2020. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

The supermoon shines through the Giant Swing in Bangkok, Thailand, April 8, 2020. REUTERS/Jorge Silva
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A bird sits on a statue on the Musikverein building, in Vienna, Austria April 7, 2020. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

A bird sits on a statue on the Musikverein building, in Vienna, Austria April 7, 2020. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

A bird sits on a statue on the Musikverein building, in Vienna, Austria April 7, 2020. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger
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The supermoon rises above Wat Saket Temple, also known as Golden Mountain, in Bangkok, Thailand, April 8, 2020. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

The supermoon rises above Wat Saket Temple, also known as Golden Mountain, in Bangkok, Thailand, April 8, 2020. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

The supermoon rises above Wat Saket Temple, also known as Golden Mountain, in Bangkok, Thailand, April 8, 2020. REUTERS/Jorge Silva
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The pink supermoon is seen next to a flagpole light in Kappara, Malta April 7, 2020. REUTERS/Darrin Zammit Lupi

The pink supermoon is seen next to a flagpole light in Kappara, Malta April 7, 2020. REUTERS/Darrin Zammit Lupi

The pink supermoon is seen next to a flagpole light in Kappara, Malta April 7, 2020. REUTERS/Darrin Zammit Lupi
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The Pink Supermoon rises over Mow Cop in Staffordshire, in Mow Cop, Britain, April 7. REUTERS/Carl Recine

The Pink Supermoon rises over Mow Cop in Staffordshire, in Mow Cop, Britain, April 7. REUTERS/Carl Recine

The Pink Supermoon rises over Mow Cop in Staffordshire, in Mow Cop, Britain, April 7. REUTERS/Carl Recine
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The Pink Supermoon sets behind the giant 'Mother of the Motherland' monument in central Kiev, Ukraine, April 8. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko

The Pink Supermoon sets behind the giant 'Mother of the Motherland' monument in central Kiev, Ukraine, April 8. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko

The Pink Supermoon sets behind the giant 'Mother of the Motherland' monument in central Kiev, Ukraine, April 8. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko
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A waxing gibbous moon rises behind the Burj Khalifa, the world's tallest building, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 7. REUTERS/Christopher Pike

A waxing gibbous moon rises behind the Burj Khalifa, the world's tallest building, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 7. REUTERS/Christopher Pike

A waxing gibbous moon rises behind the Burj Khalifa, the world's tallest building, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 7. REUTERS/Christopher Pike
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Photographer Jason Lanier takes photographs of model Emily Rinaldo during a fashion shoot, while the supermoon rises through the clouds at Golden Gate Bridge View Vista Point across from San Francisco, California, April 7. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Photographer Jason Lanier takes photographs of model Emily Rinaldo during a fashion shoot, while the supermoon rises through the clouds at Golden Gate Bridge View Vista Point across from San Francisco, California, April 7. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Photographer Jason Lanier takes photographs of model Emily Rinaldo during a fashion shoot, while the supermoon rises through the clouds at Golden Gate Bridge View Vista Point across from San Francisco, California, April 7. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
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The pink supermoon rises behind the Empire State Building while it glows red in solidarity with those infected with coronavirus in Manhattan, New York, as it is seen from Hoboken, New Jersey, April 7. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

The pink supermoon rises behind the Empire State Building while it glows red in solidarity with those infected with coronavirus in Manhattan, New York, as it is seen from Hoboken, New Jersey, April 7. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

The pink supermoon rises behind the Empire State Building while it glows red in solidarity with those infected with coronavirus in Manhattan, New York, as it is seen from Hoboken, New Jersey, April 7. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz
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The pink supermoon rises between the two towers of Notre Dame Cathedral, which was damaged in a devastating fire almost one year ago, ahead of Easter celebrations to be held under lockdown, in Paris, France, April 7. REUTERS/Charles Platiau

The pink supermoon rises between the two towers of Notre Dame Cathedral, which was damaged in a devastating fire almost one year ago, ahead of Easter celebrations to be held under lockdown, in Paris, France, April 7. REUTERS/Charles Platiau

The pink supermoon rises between the two towers of Notre Dame Cathedral, which was damaged in a devastating fire almost one year ago, ahead of Easter celebrations to be held under lockdown, in Paris, France, April 7. REUTERS/Charles Platiau
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The Supermoon is seen next to a mosque from a residential area in Tanjungpinang, the island of Bintan, Indonesia, April 8. REUTERS/Walgi Efriyan

The Supermoon is seen next to a mosque from a residential area in Tanjungpinang, the island of Bintan, Indonesia, April 8. REUTERS/Walgi Efriyan

The Supermoon is seen next to a mosque from a residential area in Tanjungpinang, the island of Bintan, Indonesia, April 8. REUTERS/Walgi Efriyan
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The Pink Supermoon is seen next to the statue of Atlas carrying the world on his shoulders on top of the main train station in Frankfurt, Germany, April 8. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

The Pink Supermoon is seen next to the statue of Atlas carrying the world on his shoulders on top of the main train station in Frankfurt, Germany, April 8. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

The Pink Supermoon is seen next to the statue of Atlas carrying the world on his shoulders on top of the main train station in Frankfurt, Germany, April 8. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach
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The Pink Supermoon is pictured in its peak over Frankfurt, Germany, April 8. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

The Pink Supermoon is pictured in its peak over Frankfurt, Germany, April 8. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

The Pink Supermoon is pictured in its peak over Frankfurt, Germany, April 8. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach
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A 'pink supermoon' rises over the National Mall, near the U.S. Capitol building in Washington, April 7. REUTERS/Leah Millis

A 'pink supermoon' rises over the National Mall, near the U.S. Capitol building in Washington, April 7. REUTERS/Leah Millis

A 'pink supermoon' rises over the National Mall, near the U.S. Capitol building in Washington, April 7. REUTERS/Leah Millis
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A traffic light is seen next to the supermoon in Frankfurt, Germany, April 8, 2020. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

A traffic light is seen next to the supermoon in Frankfurt, Germany, April 8, 2020. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

A traffic light is seen next to the supermoon in Frankfurt, Germany, April 8, 2020. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach
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The pink supermoon is seen behind a flock of birds during moonrise, in Arlington, Virginia, April 7. REUTERS/Tom Brenner

The pink supermoon is seen behind a flock of birds during moonrise, in Arlington, Virginia, April 7. REUTERS/Tom Brenner

The pink supermoon is seen behind a flock of birds during moonrise, in Arlington, Virginia, April 7. REUTERS/Tom Brenner
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The pink supermoon rises behind the Sacre-Coeur du Horn statue depicting the Christ figure during Holly Week in Wolxheim, near Strasbourg, France, April 7. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

The pink supermoon rises behind the Sacre-Coeur du Horn statue depicting the Christ figure during Holly Week in Wolxheim, near Strasbourg, France, April 7. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

The pink supermoon rises behind the Sacre-Coeur du Horn statue depicting the Christ figure during Holly Week in Wolxheim, near Strasbourg, France, April 7. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann
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The Pink Supermoon rises over Zagreb Cathedral, in Zagreb, Croatia, April 7. REUTERS/Antonio Bronic

The Pink Supermoon rises over Zagreb Cathedral, in Zagreb, Croatia, April 7. REUTERS/Antonio Bronic

The Pink Supermoon rises over Zagreb Cathedral, in Zagreb, Croatia, April 7. REUTERS/Antonio Bronic
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A person is seen in silhouette looking at the Supermoon at Golden Gate Bridge View Vista Point across from San Francisco, California, April 7. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

A person is seen in silhouette looking at the Supermoon at Golden Gate Bridge View Vista Point across from San Francisco, California, April 7. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

A person is seen in silhouette looking at the Supermoon at Golden Gate Bridge View Vista Point across from San Francisco, California, April 7. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
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The Pink Supermoon is seen over the city, during an astronomical event that occurs when the moon is closest to the Earth in its orbit, making it appear much larger and brighter than usual, in Mexico City, Mexico. REUTERS/Henry Romero

The Pink Supermoon is seen over the city, during an astronomical event that occurs when the moon is closest to the Earth in its orbit, making it appear much larger and brighter than usual, in Mexico City, Mexico. REUTERS/Henry Romero

The Pink Supermoon is seen over the city, during an astronomical event that occurs when the moon is closest to the Earth in its orbit, making it appear much larger and brighter than usual, in Mexico City, Mexico. REUTERS/Henry Romero
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The pink supermoon in Kappara, Malta, April 7. REUTERS/Darrin Zammit Lupi

The pink supermoon in Kappara, Malta, April 7. REUTERS/Darrin Zammit Lupi

The pink supermoon in Kappara, Malta, April 7. REUTERS/Darrin Zammit Lupi
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The Supermoon rises behind the Empire State Building while it glows red in solidarity with those infected with coronavirus as the outbreak continues in the Manhattan borough of New York City, as it is seen from Hoboken, New Jersey, April 7. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

The Supermoon rises behind the Empire State Building while it glows red in solidarity with those infected with coronavirus as the outbreak continues in the Manhattan borough of New York City, as it is seen from Hoboken, New Jersey, April 7....more

The Supermoon rises behind the Empire State Building while it glows red in solidarity with those infected with coronavirus as the outbreak continues in the Manhattan borough of New York City, as it is seen from Hoboken, New Jersey, April 7. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz
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A supermoon rises in the sky at the city of Vina del Mar, Chile, April 7. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido

A supermoon rises in the sky at the city of Vina del Mar, Chile, April 7. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido

A supermoon rises in the sky at the city of Vina del Mar, Chile, April 7. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido
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The pink supermoon rises over Canary Wharf in London, Britain, April 7. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

The pink supermoon rises over Canary Wharf in London, Britain, April 7. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

The pink supermoon rises over Canary Wharf in London, Britain, April 7. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez
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The pink supermoon rises over Coombe Hill in the Chilterns near Dunsmore, Britain, April 7. REUTERS/Eddie Keogh

The pink supermoon rises over Coombe Hill in the Chilterns near Dunsmore, Britain, April 7. REUTERS/Eddie Keogh

The pink supermoon rises over Coombe Hill in the Chilterns near Dunsmore, Britain, April 7. REUTERS/Eddie Keogh
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The pink supermoon rises over Rome, Italy April 7. REUTERS/Guglielmo Mangiapane

The pink supermoon rises over Rome, Italy April 7. REUTERS/Guglielmo Mangiapane

The pink supermoon rises over Rome, Italy April 7. REUTERS/Guglielmo Mangiapane
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The pink supermoon rises over Mow Cop in Staffordshire in Mow Cop, Britain, April 7. REUTERS/Carl Recine

The pink supermoon rises over Mow Cop in Staffordshire in Mow Cop, Britain, April 7. REUTERS/Carl Recine

The pink supermoon rises over Mow Cop in Staffordshire in Mow Cop, Britain, April 7. REUTERS/Carl Recine
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The pink supermoon rises over the city of Venice, Italy April 7. REUTERS/Manuel Silvestri

The pink supermoon rises over the city of Venice, Italy April 7. REUTERS/Manuel Silvestri

The pink supermoon rises over the city of Venice, Italy April 7. REUTERS/Manuel Silvestri
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The pink supermoon rises by the Boomerang skyscraper in London, Britain, April 7. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

The pink supermoon rises by the Boomerang skyscraper in London, Britain, April 7. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

The pink supermoon rises by the Boomerang skyscraper in London, Britain, April 7. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez
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The pink supermoon rises over the city of Rome, Italy, April 7. REUTERS/Alberto Lingria

The pink supermoon rises over the city of Rome, Italy, April 7. REUTERS/Alberto Lingria

The pink supermoon rises over the city of Rome, Italy, April 7. REUTERS/Alberto Lingria
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The pink supermoon rises over the city of Rome, Italy, April 7. REUTERS/Alberto Lingria

The pink supermoon rises over the city of Rome, Italy, April 7. REUTERS/Alberto Lingria

The pink supermoon rises over the city of Rome, Italy, April 7. REUTERS/Alberto Lingria
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The pink supermoon is seen from Valletta, Malta April 7, 2020. REUTERS/Darrin Zammit Lupi

The pink supermoon is seen from Valletta, Malta April 7, 2020. REUTERS/Darrin Zammit Lupi

The pink supermoon is seen from Valletta, Malta April 7, 2020. REUTERS/Darrin Zammit Lupi
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