Coronavirus: Photos show deserted lockdown locations at high noon

A man holds a pocket watch at noon, in front of an almost empty market near the Imam Ali shrine in Najaf, Iraq

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A market near the Imam Ali temple in Najaf,Iraq

Reuters digital photographers have actually recorded the quiet roads and also terminals of the globe amidst the lockdown, with each picture taken at lunchtime.

Transport centers and also high roads that were as soon as several of the globe’s busiest areas are revealed almost deserted amidst the several lockdowns occurring around the world because of the Coronavirus Pandemic.

All photos were taken at lunchtime on 31 March and also include a watch or clock revealing the moment.

A pocket watch seen in Martyrs' Square in Beirut, Lebanon

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Mohamed Azakir/ Reuters

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Martyrs’ Square in Beirut,Lebanon

A wristwatch showing noon with Tahrir Square, Cairo, in the background

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Mohamed Abd El Ghany/ Reuters

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Tahrir Square, Cairo,Egypt

A digital clock on a smartphone is pictured in front of Brandenburg gate, Berlin, Germany.

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Hannibal Hanschke/ Reuters

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Brandenburg Gate, Berlin,Germany

A photographer wearing a watch at noon in front of the Houses of Parliament on Westminster Bridge, in London, UK

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Toby Melville/ Reuters

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The Houses of Parliament on Westminster Bridge, London, UK.

The clock strikes noon at the main concourse of the Grand Central Terminal in Manhattan in New York

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Andrew Kelly/ Reuters

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Grand Central Terminal in Manhattan, New York, United States.

The clock on Spasskaya tower showing the time at noon, is pictured next to Moscow's Kremlin, and St. Basil's Cathedral

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Maxim Shemetov/ Reuters

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The Kremlin and also St Basil’s Cathedral, Moscow,Russia

A watch showing the time at noon in front of Bolivar Avenue in Caracas, Venezuela

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Manaure Quintero/ Reuters

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Bolivar Avenue in Caracas,Venezuela

A mobile phone showing the time at noon in front of the United States Capitol, Washington, US

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Jonathan Ernst/ Reuters

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United States Capitol, Washington, DC.

A watch showing the time at noon in front of the Roman amphitheatre in Amman, Jordan

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Muhammad Hamed/ Reuters

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A Roman arena in Amman,Jordan

A clock showing the time at noon is seen near almost empty streets at Maidan Nezalezhnosti (Independence Square) in Kiev, Ukraine

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Gleb Garanich/ Reuters

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Maidan Nezalezhnosti (Independence Square) in Kyiv,Ukraine

A watch showing the time at noon in front of a beach in the northern Gaza Strip, Palestinian Territories

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Mohammed Salem/ Reuters

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A coastline in the north Gaza Strip, PalestinianTerritories

A clock showing the time at noon by The State Hermitage museum in front of Palace square in Saint Petersburg, Russia

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Anton Vaganov/ Reuters

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The State Hermitage Museum before Palace Square in St Petersburg,Russia

A clock showing the time at noon at Wat Phra Si Rattana Satsadaram (The Temple of the Emerald Buddha, also known as The Grand Palace) in Bangkok, Thailand

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Jorge Silva/ Reuters

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Wat Phra Si Rattana Satsadaram (the Temple of the Emerald Buddha, likewise referred to as the Grand Palace) in Bangkok,Thailand

A man wearing a protective face mask takes a photo with his mobile phone at noon, at Shibuya Crossing in Tokyo, Japan

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Issei Kato/ Reuters

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Shibuya Crossing in Tokyo,Japan

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