IN PHOTOS: Miss Earth 2017 delegates as superheroes
The ladies kick off the pageant's coronation night dressed as protectors of Mother Earth

KAREN IBASCO. The Philippines' delegate  is dressed as a superhero as the Miss Earth 2017 coronation night kicks off. Rappler screengrab, photos by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

MANILA, Philippines – In a show of colorful, glittering outfits, the Miss Earth 2017  contestants introduced themselves dressed as superheroes during the coronation night’s opening number. 

The 84 ladies were dressed as protectors of Mother Earth – complete with capes, golden headpieces, and flowing skirts – as they walked the stage at the Mall of Asia Arena on Saturday, November 4. 

Check out photos of the fierce, powerful ladies below!