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Supermoon: see the best of the pictures you sent to us

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Supermoon: see the best of the pictures you sent to us
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The supermoon on Sunday, August 10 occurred at the same hour of perigee, creating an “extra supermoon”.

The phenomenon means the moon, which is classified as a 'perigee moon' by astronomers , appears bigger and brighter than usual, because of its proximity to the earth.

On Twitter, the hashtag #supermoon2014 was trending as people shared their images.

Here is a gallery of some of the best pictures readers send in to euronews – thank you for sharing!

  • Naf Selmani, London

  • Christine Paquereau – Marennes, Charente-Maritime, France

  • Nikandros Savvides – Stovolos,Nicosia – Cyprus

  • Andrei Victor Moldoveanu, Chatel Censoir, France

  • Photo by Denise Ragans

  • Conrad Trautmann, Long Island, NY

  • De Nicolas Rigobert, Divion, France

  • Philippe Picherit – Pourville sur Mer France

  • Hervé Dermoune – Rocher de La Garde

  • Vusal Amirli – Azerbaijan,Baku. State Flag Square

  • Ulyana Khoma – Cagliari, Italy

  • Cornelia Calugaru

  • Siti Aminah Muhammad Imran_

  • Josipa Kovac, Croatia

  • Islambek Urazove

  • Anthony Bacon, Comines, France

  • Mihail Mihalachi, Paris, France

  • Régine Gaudin, St. Paul de Vence, France

  • Ernesto J Luna, Bratislava, Slovakia

  • MOULIS, Seine St. Denis, France

  • Marina, Munich, Germany

  • Gérard Triolaire, Vertaizon, France

  • Aleksey Stepashkin, Vilnius, Lithuania

  • Aleksey Stepashkin, Vilnius, Lithuania

  • Gevorg Balyan, Yerevan, Armenia

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