“Supermoon” Photos From Around The World

A picture taken at the Sao Januario Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on July 12, 2014, shows the moon on the eve of the 2014 FIFA World Cup final football match Germany vs Argentina. (Juan Mabromata/AFP/Getty Images)
Supermoon, Rio
A picture taken at the Sao Januario Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on July 12, 2014, shows the moon on the eve of the 2014 FIFA World Cup final football match Germany vs Argentina. (Juan Mabromata/AFP/Getty Images)
A picture taken at the Sao Januario Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on July 12, 2014, shows the moon on the eve of the 2014 FIFA World Cup final football match Germany vs Argentina. (Juan Mabromata/AFP/Getty Images)
The "supermoon" is seen rising above the Washington, DC skyline on July 12, 2014. The "supermoon" occurs when the moon reaches the closest point to the earth. It is the first of three "supermoons" to appear this summer.   (Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images)
Supermoon Washington, D.C,
The "supermoon" is seen rising above the Washington, DC skyline on July 12, 2014. The "supermoon" occurs when the moon reaches the closest point to the earth. It is the first of three "supermoons" to appear this summer. AFP PHOTO/Mandel NGAN (Photo credit should read Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images)
The "supermoon" is seen rising above the Washington, DC skyline on July 12, 2014. The "supermoon" occurs when the moon reaches the closest point to the earth. It is the first of three "supermoons" to appear this summer. (Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - JULY 12: The so-called Supermoon, or perigee moon, rises behind the historic Mount Wilson Observatory on July 12, 2014 at Mount Wilson in the Angeles National Forest northeast of Los Angeles, California. The observatory founded by George Hale houses the 60-inch Hale telescope, built in 1908, and the, formerly world's largest, 100-inch Hooker telescope built in 1917. The perigree moon appears slightly brighter and larger on its closest orbits to the earth and will occur three times this year. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
Supermoon Los Angeles
LOS ANGELES, CA - JULY 12: The so-called Supermoon, or perigee moon, rises behind the historic Mount Wilson Observatory on July 12, 2014 at Mount Wilson in the Angeles National Forest northeast of Los Angeles, California. The observatory founded by George Hale houses the 60-inch Hale telescope, built in 1908, and the, formerly world’s largest, 100-inch Hooker telescope built in 1917. The perigree moon appears slightly brighter and larger on its closest orbits to the earth and will occur three times this year. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - JULY 12: The so-called Supermoon, or perigee moon, rises behind the historic Mount Wilson Observatory on July 12, 2014 at Mount Wilson in the Angeles National Forest northeast of Los Angeles, California. The observatory founded by George Hale houses the 60-inch Hale telescope, built in 1908, and the, formerly world's largest, 100-inch Hooker telescope built in 1917. The perigree moon appears slightly brighter and larger on its closest orbits to the earth and will occur three times this year. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
WALLOPS ISLAND, VA - JULY 12: In this NASA handout, the full Moon rises in the sky to the right of the Orbital Sciences Corporation Antares rocket, with the Cygnus spacecraft onboard on July 12, 2014, at NASA's Wallops Flight Facility, Wallops Island, Virginia. The Antares will launch with the Cygnus spacecraft filled with over 3,000 pounds of supplies for the International Space Station, including science experiments, experiment hardware, spare parts, and crew provisions. The perigree moon appears slightly brighter and larger on its closest orbits to the earth and will occur three times this year. (Photo by Aubrey Gemignani/NASA via Getty Images)
Supermoon, Virginia
WALLOPS ISLAND, VA - JULY 12: In this NASA handout, the full Moon rises in the sky to the right of the Orbital Sciences Corporation Antares rocket, with the Cygnus spacecraft onboard on July 12, 2014, at NASA's Wallops Flight Facility, Wallops Island, Virginia. The Antares will launch with the Cygnus spacecraft filled with over 3,000 pounds of supplies for the International Space Station, including science experiments, experiment hardware, spare parts, and crew provisions. The perigree moon appears slightly brighter and larger on its closest orbits to the earth and will occur three times this year. (Photo by Aubrey Gemignani/NASA via Getty Images)
WALLOPS ISLAND, VA - JULY 12: In this NASA handout, the full Moon rises in the sky to the right of the Orbital Sciences Corporation Antares rocket, with the Cygnus spacecraft onboard on July 12, 2014, at NASA's Wallops Flight Facility, Wallops Island, Virginia. The Antares will launch with the Cygnus spacecraft filled with over 3,000 pounds of supplies for the International Space Station, including science experiments, experiment hardware, spare parts, and crew provisions. The perigree moon appears slightly brighter and larger on its closest orbits to the earth and will occur three times this year. (Photo by Aubrey Gemignani/NASA via Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MO - JULY 11: As the moon rises behind them, fans watch a game between the between the Detroit Tigers and Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium on July 11, 2014 at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)
Supermoon, Kansas City
KANSAS CITY, MO - JULY 11: As the moon rises behind them, fans watch a game between the between the Detroit Tigers and Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium on July 11, 2014 at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MO - JULY 11: As the moon rises behind them, fans watch a game between the between the Detroit Tigers and Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium on July 11, 2014 at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)
A view taken from the Moroccan capital Rabat on July 13, 2014 shows a full moon, with volcanic domes and impact craters. AFP PHOTO / FADEL SENNA        (Photo credit should read Fadal Senna/AFP/Getty Images)
Supermoon, Morocco
A view taken from the Moroccan capital Rabat on July 13, 2014 shows a full moon, with volcanic domes and impact craters. AFP PHOTO / FADEL SENNA (Photo credit should read FADEL SENNA/AFP/Getty Images)
A view taken from the Moroccan capital Rabat on July 13, 2014 shows a full moon, with volcanic domes and impact craters. AFP PHOTO / FADEL SENNA (Photo credit should read Fadal Senna/AFP/Getty Images)
A picture taken at night shows the moon rising over the sea and the wrecked Costa Concordia cruise ship off Giglio Island on July 11, 2014. An unprecedented operation to refloat the doomed Costa Concordia cruise ship is planned to begin on July 14, two and a half years after it foundered off the Tuscan island of Giglio. Schettino, is on trial for manslaughter, causing a shipwreck and abandoning the vessel before the evacuation of all passengers had been completed. AFP PHOTO / GIUSEPPE CACACE        (Photo credit should read Giuseppe Cacace/AFP/Getty Images)
Supermoon, Italy
A picture taken at night shows the moon rising over the sea and the wrecked Costa Concordia cruise ship off Giglio Island on July 11, 2014. An unprecedented operation to refloat the doomed Costa Concordia cruise ship is planned to begin on July 14, two and a half years after it foundered off the Tuscan island of Giglio. Schettino, is on trial for manslaughter, causing a shipwreck and abandoning the vessel before the evacuation of all passengers had been completed. AFP PHOTO / GIUSEPPE CACACE (Photo credit should read GIUSEPPE CACACE/AFP/Getty Images)
A picture taken at night shows the moon rising over the sea and the wrecked Costa Concordia cruise ship off Giglio Island on July 11, 2014. An unprecedented operation to refloat the doomed Costa Concordia cruise ship is planned to begin on July 14, two and a half years after it foundered off the Tuscan island of Giglio. Schettino, is on trial for manslaughter, causing a shipwreck and abandoning the vessel before the evacuation of all passengers had been completed. AFP PHOTO / GIUSEPPE CACACE (Photo credit should read Giuseppe Cacace/AFP/Getty Images)
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