World

Shine on, harvest moon

By Alex Leininger, Special to CNN

Updated 4:07 PM ET, Sat September 17, 2016
Share
Harvest moon 2016 irptHarvest moon 2016 irpt
1 of 9
A luminous harvest moon has stargazers under its spell. Lisbett Lindstad caught this image early Saturday, September 17, in Vikersund, Norway. Lisbett Lindstad/CNN iReport
Jason Belsky says he pulled himself out of bed after remembering the bright lunar phenomenon was underway. Here's his shot from Friday night, September 16, in Rockville Centre, New York. Jason Belsky/CNN iReport
Eric Poirier always loves looking at the moon, he told CNN. Here's what he saw Thursday night, September 15, in Aylmer, Quebec. Eric Poirier/CNN iReport
"With a beautiful full moon that was glowing orange on a clear night, I had to take advantage and get some photos," Faith Konidaris of Pittsburgh says. Faith Konidaris/CNN iReport
Greg Hogan caught this harvest moon early Friday in Kathleen, Georgia. Greg Hogan, CNN iReport
Here's another angle of the moon from Hogan. Greg Hogan/CNN iReport
Across the globe in Kobe, Japan, Dennis Doucet saw the harvest moon, somewhat obscured by clouds. Dennis Doucet/CNN iReport
Doucet spent time outside capturing multiple images of the bright moon. Dennis Doucet/CNN iReport
Doucet found the moon took on different hues throughout Friday evening. Dennis Doucet/CNN iReport