What is a Strawberry Moon?

Strawberry moon 2019: 10 stunning photos of June's full moon

Skygazers got a special treat late Sunday and early Monday as the “strawberry moon” glowed overhead. The nickname came from a Native American tribe whose members harvested wild strawberries after June’s full moon, the Farmer’s Almanac reported.

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Social media users are sharing their photos with the hashtag #strawberrymoon. Here are some of our favorites:

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1. Seattle

Photo by @timdurkan, Twitter

2. Hawaii

Photo by @honozooloo, Instagram

3. Idaho

Photo by @jgemplerphotography, Instagram

4. La Gomera, Spain

Photo by @creanphil, Instagram

5. Portland, Oregon

Photo by @josh0rtiz, Instagram

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Strawberry moon rising 🍓🌝

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6. Orange Beach, Alabama

Photo by @JamieHThomas, Twitter

7. Antananarivo, Madagascar

Photo by @francenegrewe, Instagram

8. Colorado

Photo by @brownrogowski, Instagram

9. Norfolk Broads, England

Photo by @rickbebbington, Twitter

10. Ely, England

Photo by @SharpeImages_UK, Twitter

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