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luces moradas & Union Jacks en ciudades de todo el mundo en homenaje a Queen

MONUMENTS around the world have lit up purple in a mark of respect to the Queen following her death at the age of 96.

Su Majestad fallecido “peacefullyon Thursday at Balmoralsparking an outpouring of grief globally.

The Shard is London has turned its lights purple to honour Her Majesty

The Shard is London has turned its lights purple to honour Her MajestyCrédito: Tom Bowles / Story Picture Agency
New York City's Empire State Building shines purples in the Queen's memory

New York City’s Empire State Building shines purples in the Queen’s memoryCrédito: Twitter/@EmpireStateBuilding
The Eiffel Tower in Paris has turned its lights off in a mark of respect

The Eiffel Tower in Paris has turned its lights off in a mark of respectCrédito: Getty
Tel Aviv's Municipality building is illuminated with the colours of the Union Jack

Tel Aviv’s Municipality building is illuminated with the colours of the Union JackCrédito: AFP
The Queen has sadly died at the age of 96

The Queen has sadly died at the age of 96Crédito: AFP

In several cities in the UK and abroad, monuments have lit up purple while others have projected the Union Jack as the world mourns.

The Eiffel Tower in París has switched off its lights for the night in tribute to the monarch.

A tweet on the landmark’s page said: “In tribute to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, esta noche, I will turn my lights off at midnight.

mientras tanto, The Shard in Londres has dimmed its lights purple in the Queen’s memory.

En Nueva York, the Empire State Building’s tower lightsshine purple and sparkle in silver to honour the life and legacyof the monarch.

And in other cities and towns such as Tel Aviv, Israel, and Benidorm in Spain Union Jacks emblazon buildings.

It comes as millions of people around the world unite in grief following the Queen’s tragic death on Thursday.

News outlets worldwide have hailed Her Majesty as theQueen of the century” mientras los tributos llegan.

Italian paper La Stampa called the monarch as thereina of the centurywhile German outlet Bild noted she wasback with her Philip”.

The Queen was heartbroken when El príncipe Felipe, her husband of 73 años, murió a la edad de 99 in April last year.

The New Zealand Herald lead on King Charles III’s emotional tribute to his mother as he told of hisgreatest sadness”.

German daily newspaper Die Welt said Her Majesty’s death marks theend of an erawhile French outlet Le Monde described her seven-decade ruling asan extraordinary reign”.

Britain and the Queen’s Commonwealth realms will now enter a ten-day period of mourning.

In a sombre statement, El Palacio de Buckingham confirmed Her Majesty Elizabeth II, the longest-serving monarch in British history, ha muerto – making her son, Charles, Rey.


The Queen’s passing comes as


Buckingham Palace announced in a statement: “The Queen died peacefully at Balmoral this afternoon.

The King and The Queen Consort will remain at Balmoral this evening and will return to London tomorrow.

Charles, who will now be known as King Charles III, gave a statement as he led the nation in mourning.

The new King said: “The death of my beloved mother, Her Majesty The Queen, is a moment of the greatest sadness for me and all members of my family.

“We mourn profoundly the passing of a cherished sovereign and a much-loved mother. I know her loss will be deeply felt throughout the country, the Realms and the Commonwealth, and by countless people around the world.

“During this period of mourning and change, my family and I will be comforted and sustained by our knowledge of the respect and deep affection in which the Queen was so widely held.”

A display at Flushing Meadows in New York

A display at Flushing Meadows in New YorkCrédito: Reuters
Benidorm lights up the town with a tribute to the Queen

Benidorm lights up the town with a tribute to the QueenCrédito: Solarpix
The Millennium Bridge over the River Tyne, lit purple in honour of The Queen

The Millennium Bridge over the River Tyne, lit purple in honour of The QueenCrédito: NNP