Supermoon Shines Bigger, Brighter Around the World

BRAZIL-RIO-CHIRIST THE REDEEMER-MOON
BRAZIL-RIO-CHIRIST THE REDEEMER-MOON
The moon descends behind the statue of Christ the Redeemer -- lit with the colours of the Brazilian flag -- atop Corcovado hill in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on July 13, 2014, day in which Germany and Argentina play the final of the FIFA World Cup Brazil 2014. (Photo credit: YASUYOSHI CHIBA/AFP/Getty Images)
BRAZIL-RIO-CHIRIST THE REDEEMER-MOON
BRAZIL-RIO-CHIRIST THE REDEEMER-MOON
The moon descends behind the statue of Christ the Redeemer -- lit with the colors of the Brazilian flag -- atop Corcovado hill in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on July 13, 2014, day in which Germany and Argentina play the final of the FIFA World Cup Brazil 2014. (Photo credit: YASUYOSHI CHIBA/AFP/Getty Images)
US-ASTRONOMY-SUPERMOON
US-ASTRONOMY-SUPERMOON
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. (Photo credit: 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. (Photo credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
US-ASTRONOMY-SUPERMOON
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. (Photo credit: 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. (Photo credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
Cygnus Spacecraft Is Rolled Out To Launch Pad
Cygnus Spacecraft Is Rolled Out To Launch Pad
The full moon sets in the fog behind the Orbital Sciences Corporation Antares rocket, with the Cygnus spacecraft onboard, on July 12, 2014, at NASA's Wallops Flight Facility, Wallops Island, Virginia. (Photo by Bill Ingalls/NASA via Getty Images)
Cygnus Spacecraft Is Rolled Out To Launch Pad
Cygnus Spacecraft Is Rolled Out To Launch Pad
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. (Photo by Aubrey Gemignani/NASA via Getty Images)
Moon Appears Larger Than Normal, As Its Closer To Earth
Moon Appears Larger Than Normal, As Its Closer To Earth
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 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)
Moon Appears Larger Than Normal, As Its Closer To Earth
Moon Appears Larger Than Normal, As Its Closer To Earth
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 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)
Moon Appears Larger Than Normal, As Its Closer To Earth
Moon Appears Larger Than Normal, As Its Closer To Earth
The so-called Supermoon, or perigee moon, rises behind a cloud near the landmark 73-story tall U.S. Bank Tower on July 12, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. 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)
ITALY-SHIPPING-TOURISM-DISASTER-SALVAGE
ITALY-SHIPPING-TOURISM-DISASTER-SALVAGE
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. (Photo credit: GIUSEPPE CACACE/AFP/Getty Images)
FBL-WC-2014-ARG-TRAINING
FBL-WC-2014-ARG-TRAINING
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. (Photo credit: JUAN MABROMATA/AFP/Getty Images)
PALESTINIAN-ISRAEL-CONFLICT-MOON-FEATURE
PALESTINIAN-ISRAEL-CONFLICT-MOON-FEATURE
A picture taken on July 12, 2014 shows a full moon as seen from Gaza City. (Photo credit: THOMAS COEX/AFP/Getty Images)
MOROCCO-MOON-FEATURE
MOROCCO-MOON-FEATURE
A view taken from the Moroccan capital Rabat on July 13, 2014 shows a full moon, with volcanic domes and impact craters. (Photo credit: FADEL SENNA/AFP/Getty Images)
Detroit Tigers v Kansas City Royals
Detroit Tigers v Kansas City Royals
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)
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