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November 14, 2016,largest moon in Lhasa city in over half a century

Time: 2016/11/16
Biggest supermoon appears in the sky of holy city鈥擫hasa November 14, 2016, supermoon is a astronomical phenomenon when the moon reaches its closest point to the Earth and look much brighter and bigger in the sky,this month鈥檚 supermoon is the closest to the Earth since 1948.The moon that day looks 14% larger and 30% brighter than usual.

Photo taken on November 14, 2016 shows a 'super moon' over the Potala Palace, [Photo: Lei]

Tourists and Lhasa city citizens gathered at Chakpori Mountain to take photos of the supermoon,鈥淚t is very excited to take photos of the largest moon on the highest place in the world.鈥漵aid Mr.Liu, a shutterbug happened to enjoy his Tibet tour during Nov.04.Next time you want to see the supermoon will be year 2034.

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