From the photographer, who also shared this link about the holiday’s significance with us:

Took a pic this morning [Ed. -- yesterday morning] of the 2012′s Harvest moon over Sheepshead Bay Station. The Chinese celebrate it as the Mid-Autumn Festival. It’s our Thanksgiving. People travel long distances to be with their families and the holiday lasts for a week. Mooncakes are traditionally eaten. Sunday was the start of the festivities.

Photo by Brian Hoo

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  • http://twitter.com/nicktherat Nick the Rat

    very nice!