20 June 2013
Last updated at 08:00 ET
An aeroplane passes in front of the Moon in its waxing gibbous phase in the sky over Hoboken, New Jersey. Sunday will see a "supermoon", when the full Moon coincides with the closest approach the Moon makes to the Earth on its elliptical orbit, resulting in the largest apparent size of the Moon.
Japanese fan Yuki Nagata poses in front of Harry Potter costumes during the preview of an exhibition in Tokyo.
At Holsten's ice cream parlour in Bloomfield, New Jersey, a reserved sign sits on the booth that featured in the last show of the HBO series The Sopranos. James Gandolfini, the US actor best known for his role as a therapy-seeking mob boss in the series, has died at the age of 51.
Haze in Singapore has soared to hazardous levels, prompting government health warnings. The haze is caused by illegal forest fires in Indonesia's Sumatra island, which are started to clear land for plantations. Here construction workers wear face masks during their morning exercises.
The Chancellor, George Osborne, has used his annual Mansion House speech to the City to announce the government is preparing to sell its stake in Lloyds Bank back to private investors.
People celebrate a Brazilian goal against Mexico as they watch a Confederation Cup soccer match on television in Rio de Janeiro. Brazil won 2-0.
A Russian Sukhoi SU-35 fighter plane is wheeled out at Le Bourget airport during the 50th International Paris Air Show.
David Beckham fans gather as the ex-footballer visits Tongji University in Shanghai, China.
Colombian engineers from Bogota's Santo Tomas University prepare for a training session of their robot football team ahead of the RoboCup world championship in Eindhoven, the Netherlands, later this month.
Racegoers arrive on the third day of the Royal Ascot meeting in Berkshire.