Rare strawberry moon captured in amazing pictures over Liverpool

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Strawberry Moon over Liverpool. CREDIT: Sefik Akkurt

Incase you missed the Strawberry moon last night, these pictures show how spectacular the rare full moon was.

The amazing images were sent in to our twitter page by Sefik Akkurt as the moon rose over the Liverpool skyline.

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Liverpool Strawberry moon. CREDIT: Sefik Akkurt

It’s called a strawberry moon because it’s is a full moon like any other, but marks the beginning of the strawberry season and summer solstice.

The two events coincide once every 70 years.

READ MORE: What is summer Solstice ?

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Summer Solistice Sunset. CREDIT: Sefik Akkurt

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