Supermoon: Your pictures

August 14, 2014 - Supermoon

Stargazers have been holding images of a fantastic ‘supermoon’ overnight. The materialisation means a moon – that is personal as a ‘perigee moon’ by astronomers – appears bigger and brighter than common since of a vicinity to a earth. Some were propitious adequate to also see a Perseid meteor showering that is caused by a Swift-Tuttle comet shedding partial of a astronomical physique and withdrawal behind a route of dust.

On Twitter, a hashtag #supermoon2014 was trending as people common their images, while here is a preference sent in to a BBC.

Supermoon above Shawford, Winchester, UK

This classical shot of a supermoon was taken in Shawford nearby Winchester in a UK by Linda Enfield as she looked towards Twyford and a South Downs National Park.

Supermoon over Washington DC

Jeff Reardon was opposite a Potomac River in Old Town Alexandria, Virginia when he saw a moon over National Harbor, in Washington DC, USA.

Supermoon above Tottenham, UK, London

Kim Sullivan showed off her design taken in Tottenham, London, UK, on Twitter regulating a hashtag #marblemoon. She said: “I’m an pledge photographer and couldn’t skip a ideal print opportunity.”

Supermoon in Purley, UK

John O’Neill pronounced that he went out with his iPhone to take his design in his garden in Purley, UK since a supermoon was a “unique event”.

Supermoon above Hong Kong

Edward KC Wong pronounced it was an “amazing moment” to declare a supermoon while he was out with his family in Hong Kong, China.

Supermoon over Abu Dhabi

Bill Del Grosso snapped a cityscape in Abu Dhabi, UAE when he took this design of a supermoon.

Moon in Puerto Rico

Neslyn Talavera says: “I gathering around city for a while until we found a ideal moonscape in Guaynabo, Puerto Rico.”

Supermoon in Adelaide, Australia

Meanwhile artist David Paul Jobling took this design of a supermoon in in Adelaide, Australia.

Supermoon in Montevideo Uruguay

Gabriela Zazpe Fernandez in Montevideo, Uruguay, was told about a materialisation by one of her friends.

Supermoon in Sri Lanka

Rifard Khalideen in Kandy, Sri Lanka, says he did not have to use any filters for his shot of a supermoon, that he common opposite amicable media sites.

Supermoon over Blackheath, London, UK

Mike Meynall was in Blackheath, London, UK when he took this design of a perigee moon rising over a city. The subsequent supermoon is due to seem on 9 September.

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