Super moon seen from around the world

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Super moon seen from around the world
Traffic streaks by the "Super Moon" as it rises behind the Memorial Bridge in Washington, Saturday, July 12, 2014. (AP Photo/J. David Ake)
The full moon peeks through the clouds over forest near Sarajevo,Bosnia, on Saturday, July 12 2014. The so-called super moon appeared up to 14 percent larger than normal as it's orbit is at it's closest point to earth. AP Photo/Amel Emric)
The full moon peeks through the clouds over forest near Sarajevo,Bosnia, Saturday, July 12, 2014. The so-called super moon appeared up to 14 percent larger than normal as it's orbit is at it's closest point to earth.(AP Photo/Amel Emric)
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A perigee moon also known as a supermoon rises above a Chinese pavilion in Beijing, China, Saturday, July 12, 2014. The phenomenon, which scientists call a "perigee moon," occurs when the moon is near the horizon and appears larger and brighter than other full moons. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)
A perigee moon also known as a supermoon rises above a Chinese pavilion in Beijing, China, Saturday, July 12, 2014. The phenomenon, which scientists call a "perigee moon," occurs when the moon is near the horizon and appears larger and brighter than other full moons. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)
A perigee moon also known as a supermoon rises behind figurines on a Chinese pavilion in Beijing, China, Saturday, July 12, 2014. The phenomenon, which scientists call a "perigee moon," occurs when the moon is near the horizon and appears larger and brighter than other full moons. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)
A supermoon rises over Jerusalem's Old City and the Dome of the Rock Saturday, July 12, 2014. A supermoon is an occurrence when a full moon is closest to the Earth in its orbit. (AP Photo/Dusan Vranic)
A supermoon moves across the sky behind the neon green lights of the Bank of America Tower in downtown Dallas, Saturday, July 12, 2014. (AP Photo/LM Otero)
A supermoon moves across the sky behind the neon green lights of the Bank of America Tower in downtown Dallas, Saturday, July 12, 2014. (AP Photo/LM Otero)
A perigee moon, also known as a supermoon, rises over the Queens borough of New York, Saturday, July 12, 2014. The phenomenon, which scientists call a "perigee moon," occurs when the moon is near the horizon and appears larger and brighter than other full moons. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
A perigee moon, also known as a supermoon, rises over the Queens borough of New York, Saturday, July 12, 2014. The phenomenon, which scientists call a "perigee moon," occurs when the moon is near the horizon and appears larger and brighter than other full moons. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
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2014's rendition of the super moon shined brightly as it made its orbit around the earth in style this weekend. Better than a full moon, it's when the moon gets as closely as possibly to the earth, creating a wonderfully larger, more defined appearance of the moon seen from earth.
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