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Orlando vigil for shooting victims

Photographs by Wil Sands/Fractures Collective for CNN

Updated 1352 GMT (2152 HKT) June 14, 2016
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People light candles during a vigil one day after a gunman killed 49 people at a gay nightclub, marking the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history. Wil Sands/Fractures Collective for CNN
Attendees make signs with messages like "#OrlandoStrong" and "We Stand Together." Wil Sands/Fractures Collective for CNN
Mourners embrace at the vigil, which took place in front of the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Orlando. Wil Sands/Fractures Collective for CNN
Family and friends of shooting victims Leroy Valentin Fernandez and Xavier Emmanuel Serrano Rosado attend the vigil. They were wearing matching "RIP Eman & Roy" shirts. Learn more about the victims. Wil Sands/Fractures Collective for CNN
A flower is placed on a long sheet of paper adorned with heartfelt messages. Wil Sands/Fractures Collective for CNN
Thousands of people attended Monday night's vigil in Orlando. Wil Sands/Fractures Collective for CNN
The crowd holds up candles during a moment of silence for the victims. Wil Sands/Fractures Collective for CNN