The Capitol Building is illuminated against the sunrise before the presidential inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump in Washington. Photo John Minchillo/AP
The scene at Whitley Bay in Northumberland just before sunrise on Monday. Photo Owen Humphreys/PA
The pre-Alpine region near Bernbeuren, southern Germany, is pictured during sunrise. Photo Karl-Josef Hildenbrand/dpa/AFP
An Indian sadhu performs yoga at sunrise at the Dashashwamedh Ghat in Varanasi. Photo Sanjay Janojia/AFP/Getty
A ship sits out in the North Sea near Tynemouth beach, North Tyneside, just before sunrise
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A hot air balloon flies against the sunrise during Lucknow balloon festival in Lucknow, India
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Northern Ireland’s Rory McIlroy practices on the driving range before the start of the first round at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship, Abu Dhabi Golf Club, United Arab Emirates on Thursday
Mount Fuji is seen between cranes and buildings during sunset at a port in Tokyo, Japan, on Wednesday. Japan’s core machinery orders unexpectedly jumped in October by the most since March 2014
A jogger is silhouetted as he passes by a bridge over the river Elbe in Dresden, eastern Germany, Friday morning
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Clouds are lit by the first light of dawn during a winter sunrise on Wednesday in Saltburn-by-the-Sea, England. After a mild week the wintery weather is due to return over the weekend.
A Lebanese angler casts his fishing pole from a rocky coastal area along the Beirut coastline as the sun rises over the Mediterranean Sea, Lebanon, Tuesday
The autumn sun rises over the north sea next to The Couple by artist Sean Henry at Newbiggin-by-the-Sea, Northumberland, as mixed conditions and colder nights are in store for Britain following the arrival of the autumn equinox
The sun begins to rise over the skyline in Toronto on Monday.
The early morning sun shines on columns of smoke rising from the chimneys of the coal power plant in Hohenhameln, Germany, on Thursday
A freighter lies off the coast at sunrise in Algiers, Algeria on Thursday
Sunrise in Reitwein, (Brandenburg), Germany
The sun rises off the northeast coast near Cullercoats Bay in North Tyneside, as Britain is set to bask in its hottest temperatures of the year.
A general view of the sunrise over Hawes, Wensleydale on Monday morning
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City workers walk over London Bridge as the early morning sun breaks through clouds on Tuesday in London, England. Despite weather warnings issued by the Met Office off the back of Hurricane Gonzalo, the high winds and rain didn’t materialise in the capital
The silhouette of a cat walking on top of a fence stands out against the sky during sunrise near Sehnde, Germany on Tuesday