In pictures: Strawberry Moon riseson June 25, 2021 at 10:01 am

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The final supermoon of 2021 was captured by photographers around the world.

The Strawberry Moon in Ankara, Turkey

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On the night of the 24 June, the final supermoon of the year was captured by photographers around the world. At this time, Earth’s natural satellite appears bigger and brighter in the night sky.

Each month, the full Moon has a different name. The Strawberry Moon is said to have been so named because it coincides with the season for harvesting the fruit in North America.

The moon rises over the Temple of Poseidon

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The moon rises behind the 66m (217ft) high Millennium cross in Skopje, North Macedonia

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Television antennas in Ronda

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Moon in Sydney, Australia

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The moon rises behind The cross of St Antony Church

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The full supermoon rising over Malagueta beach in Malaga

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The Statue of Liberty in New York seemingly looks towards the rising moon

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The moon above Moscow

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A plane passes in front of the moon

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