Best photos of supermoon from Vietnam

By Nguyen Dong, Ngoc Thanh   November 15, 2016 | 12:06 pm GMT+7

Hundreds of people in Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City and Da Nang shared their photos of the supermoon on Monday night with VnExpress.

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The big full moon as seen from Da Nang's Son Tra Peninsula at around 6:30 p.m. At around 9 p.m. on Monday (local time), the moon came closest to earth since 1948. The shortest distance, known as "perigee," was 221,525 miles (356,510 km) and 7 percent less than usual.

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The moon, captured through a 300mm lense.

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The supermoon over Tran Thi Ly Bridge across the Han River in Da Nang at around 7 p.m.

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The bridge’s cables and the moon.

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A young man checks his shots of the moon, the most spectacular in 68 years.

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The supermoon above the St. Joseph’s Cathedral in Hanoi.

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The supermoon and Hanoi’s Flag Tower.

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The moon, said to be 30 percent brighter than usual, shines over the Long Bien Bridge in Hue.

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The supermoon over Thu Duc District in Ho Chi Minh City as captured by photographer Banh He.

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Supermoon over the sparking Ho Chi Minh City, captured by Nguyen Dzung using double exposure technique.

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The big full moon captured from Ho Chi Minh City, by Nhat Dang.

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Young people watch the full moon at the sports center of Da Nang University of Technology.

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A young man captures the supermoon by combining his cell phone with a telescope.

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