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July 4th: See Brooklyn Bridge Lights Up With Over 70,000 Fireworks

The 43rd Annual Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks launched more than 70,000 shells and effects on and around the bridge for millions of spectators who flocked to NYC for the nearly half hour spectacle.

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NEW YORK, NEW YORK - JULY 04: A view of the fireworks during the 43rd Annual Macy's 4th of July Fireworks on July 04, 2019 in New York City. (Photo by Noam Galai/Getty Images)
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NEW YORK, NEW YORK - JULY 04: A view of the fireworks during the 43rd Annual Macy's 4th of July Fireworks on July 04, 2019 in New York City. (Photo by Noam Galai/Getty Images)
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People watch as fireworks light up the sky above the Brooklyn Bridge during Macy's Fourth of July fireworks show Thursday, July 4, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
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Fireworks light up the sky above the Brooklyn Bridge during Macy's Fourth of July fireworks show Thursday, July 4, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
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People on the east side of Manhattan watch a fireworks display, part of Independence Day festivities, Thursday, July 4, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Jeenah Moon)
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NEW YORK, NY - JULY 04: Fireworks light up the Brooklyn Bridge during the annual Macy's fireworks show on the East River from Manhattan July 4, 2019 in New York City. This is the 43rd annual July 4 display by the retailer. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)
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NEW YORK, NEW YORK - JULY 04: Fireworks light up the night sky over Brooklyn on July 04, 2019 in New York City. This is the 43rd annual display of the Macy's Independence Day fireworks show. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
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NEW YORK, NY - JULY 04: Fireworks light up the sky during the annual Macy's fireworks show on the East River from Manhattan July 4, 2019 in New York City. This is the 43rd annual July 4 display by the retailer. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)
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NEW YORK, NY - JULY 04: Fireworks light up the sky during the annual Macy's fireworks show on the East River from Manhattan July 4, 2019 in New York City. This is the 43rd annual July 4 display by the retailer. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)
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NEW YORK, NEW YORK - JULY 04: Fireworks light up the night sky over Brooklyn on July 04, 2019 in New York City. This is the 43rd annual display of the Macy's Independence Day fireworks show. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
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NEW YORK, NY - JULY 04: People watch the annual Macy's fireworks show over the East River from Manhattan on July 4, 2019 in New York City. This is the 43rd annual July 4 display by the retailer. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)
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