Supermoon August 2022: Stunning photos of glowing moon over London

Here is a stunning selection of photos of the glowing supermoon over London on Thursday night.

The fourth and final supermoon of the year thrilled stargazers in London and the rest of the UK, on Thursday night rising into the sky glowing a deep orange.

Iuli Rukmin captured the supermoon setting behind London’s skyline from Hampstead Heath. Credit: Iuli Rumkin

With the Met Office forecasting a clear night sky across London, the Sturgeon supermoon occurred just before another cosmic lightshow - the peak of the Perseids meteor shower on August 13

Here is a stunning selection of photos of the glowing supermoon over London last night.

Sky gazer Phil Vernon captured this beautiful shot of the supermoon rising above one of east London’s many skyscrapers.

Sky gazer Phil Vernon captured this beautiful shot of the supermoon rising above one of east London’s many skyscrapers. Credit: Phil Vernon

Richard Lim captured this photo of the moon over Dane’s Yard Tower at Sugar House Island in Hackney.

Richard Lim captured this photo of the moon over Dane’s Yard Tower at Sugar House Island in Hackney.

Iuli Rukmin captured the supermoon setting behind London’s skyline from Hampstead Heath.

Iuli Rukmin captured the supermoon setting behind London’s skyline from Hampstead Heath. Credit: Iuli Rumkin

While Andrew Christy took this snap of the supermoon rising over North Woolwich in Newham.

Andrew Christy took this snap of the supermoon rising over North Woolwich in Newham.

Bird lover Rudy took this photo over the supermoon rising over Blackheath in Lewisham.

Bird lover Rudy took this photo of the supermoon rising over Blackheath in Lewisham.

If you missed out on the Sturgeon supermoon, unfortunately you’re going to have to wait until 2023 for its next appearance.