In Pictures: Spectacular supermoon lights up the night sky

The Sturgeon supermoon, the final supermoon of the year, rises over the Royal Liver Building in Liverpool (Peter Byrne/PA) (PA Wire)
The Sturgeon supermoon, the final supermoon of the year, rises over the Royal Liver Building in Liverpool (Peter Byrne/PA) (PA Wire)

The spectacular sight of a supermoon has lit up the night sky.

The Sturgeon supermoon is the final supermoon of the year.

Here are some of the stunning images captured across the UK.

A person plays with a ball as the Sturgeon supermoon rises over a hill in Ealing, west London (Victoria Jones/PA) (PA Wire)
A person plays with a ball as the Sturgeon supermoon rises over a hill in Ealing, west London (Victoria Jones/PA) (PA Wire)
The supermoon rises over Dunstanburgh Castle in Northumberland (Owen Humphreys/PA) (PA Wire)
The supermoon rises over Dunstanburgh Castle in Northumberland (Owen Humphreys/PA) (PA Wire)
The Shard in London in front of the supermoon (Yui Mok/PA) (PA Wire)
The Shard in London in front of the supermoon (Yui Mok/PA) (PA Wire)
A plane is seen silhouetted against the supermoon in London (Yui Mok/PA) (PA Wire)
A plane is seen silhouetted against the supermoon in London (Yui Mok/PA) (PA Wire)
The supermoon rises over the Royal Liver Building in Liverpool (Peter Byrne/PA) (PA Wire)
The supermoon rises over the Royal Liver Building in Liverpool (Peter Byrne/PA) (PA Wire)
The Sturgeon supermoon rises over Dunstanburgh Castle (Owen Humphreys/PA) (PA Wire)
The Sturgeon supermoon rises over Dunstanburgh Castle (Owen Humphreys/PA) (PA Wire)
Earlier in the evening, a crowd of people enjoyed a spectacular sunset in Ealing, west London (Victoria Jones/PA) (PA Wire)
Earlier in the evening, a crowd of people enjoyed a spectacular sunset in Ealing, west London (Victoria Jones/PA) (PA Wire)