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The supermoon rises over Rome

The supermoon rises over Rome
01/06
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The "supermoon" aligned over the facade of the San Paolo Cathedral in Rome, Italy.
The supermoon rises over Rome
02/06
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The "supermoon" aligned over the bell tower of San Paolo Cathedral in Rome, Italy.
The supermoon rises over Rome
03/06
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The "supermoon" aligned over the bell tower of San Paolo Cathedral in Rome, Italy.
The supermoon rises over Rome
04/06
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The "supermoon" aligned over the facade of the San Paolo Cathedral in Rome, Italy.
The supermoon rises over Rome
05/06
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Tonight the moon reaches the perigee of the Earth-Moon system. Being also a full moon night the phenomenon of the "supermoon" takes place by this coincidence, making appearing the earth's satellite larger and brighter. Rome, Italy. 05/05/2012.
The supermoon rises over Rome
06/06
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The moon reaches the perigee of the Earth-Moon-Sun system. Being also a full moon night the phenomenon of the "supermoon" takes place by this coincidence, making appearing the earth's satellite about 12% larger and brighter than usual.
  • The supermoon rises over Rome
  • The supermoon rises over Rome
  • The supermoon rises over Rome
  • The supermoon rises over Rome
  • The supermoon rises over Rome
  • The supermoon rises over Rome
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The moon reaches the perigee of the Earth-Moon system. Being also a full moon night the phenomenon of the "supermoon" takes place making appearing the earth's satellite larger and brighter.

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