Don't miss the last supermoon of the year

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Don't Miss the Last Supermoon of the Year

Don't let this year's last supermoon pass you by –– especially since you'll have to wait nearly a year for the next one.

A supermoon is a new or full moon that's at its closest to Earth. The sixth this year is the night of Oct. 26 into the morning. The fifth was an ultra-rare blood moon eclipse.

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The moon appeared 14 percent larger than normal and coincided with a lunar eclipse. Each year, we expect four to six supermoons, but only a few coincide with full moons.

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Don't miss the last supermoon of the year
The perigee full moon, or supermoon appears red on the autumn sky from the vicinity of Salgotarjan, 109 kms northeast of Budapest, Hungary, early Monday, Sept. 28, 2015. (Peter Komka/MTI via AP)
This four picture combo taken over a one hour period shows the so-called supermoon in various stages as it changes from almost full to almost totally eclipsed above Brasilia, Brazil, Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015. (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres)
A so-called 'blood moon' can be seen behind one of the steeples of the Cologne Cathedral during a total lunar eclipse in Cologne, western Germany, on September 28, 2015. Skygazers were treated to a rare astronomical event when a swollen 'supermoon' and lunar eclipse combined for the first time in decades, showing Earth's satellite bathed in blood-red light. AFP PHOTO / DPA / ROLF VENNENBERND +++ GERMANY OUT (Photo credit should read ROLF VENNENBERND/AFP/Getty Images)
A so-called supermoon rises just before the start of a total lunar eclipse on Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015 in Cheyenne, Wyo. It was the first time the events have made a twin appearance since 1982, and they won't again until 2033. (Blaine McCartney/The Wyoming Tribune Eagle via AP)
The so-called supermoon passes behind the peak of the Washington Monument during a lunar eclipse, Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015. The supermoon, or perigee moon, occurs when the full or new moon comes closest to the Earth making it appear bigger. t's the first time the events have made a twin appearance since 1982, and they won't again until 2033. (AP Photo/J. David Ake)
A super moon rises over the Lower Fox Creek School near Strong City, Kan., Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015. It was the first time Sunday since 1982 that a total lunar eclipse was combined with a supermoon. (Travis Heying/The Wichita Eagle via AP)
DENVER, CO - SEPTEMBER 27: A perigee full moon, or supermoon, is seen during a total lunar eclipse behind The Colorado State Capitol building on September 27, 2015, in Denver, Colorado. The combination of a supermoon and total lunar eclipse last occurred in 1982 and will not happen again until 2033. (Photo by (NASA/Bill Ingalls)
Clint Brown of Mason City, Iowa, mounts the head on his father's combine as the so-called supermoon rises on Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015. It was the first time Sunday since 1982 that a total lunar eclipse was combined with asupermoon. (Arian Schuessler/Globe-Gazette via AP) 
A super moon rises behind a grazing cow in a pasture near Lecompton, Kan., Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015, before a total lunar eclipse. It was the first time Sunday that the events have made a twin appearance since 1982, and they won't again until 2033. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)
A swollen 'supermoon' is seen during the stages of a total eclipse in La Rochelle, southwestern France, early on September 28, 2015. For the first time in decades, the double spectacle of a swollen 'supermoon' bathed in the blood-red light of a total eclipse can be seen. The celestial show, visible from the Americas, Europe, Africa, west Asia and the east Pacific, will be the result of the Sun, Earth and a larger-than-life, extra-bright Moon lining up for just over an hour. AFP PHOTO / XAVIER LEOTY (Photo credit should read XAVIER LEOTY/AFP/Getty Images)
Earth's shadow begins to obscure the view of a so-called supermoon during a total lunar eclipse Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015, in Lecompton, Kan. It's the first time the events have made a twin appearance since 1982, and they won't again until 2033. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)
The so-called supermoon is seen through branches of a tree during a lunar eclipse in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015.(AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)
A supermoon passes behind a clock on the Palace of Culture during a lunar eclipse in Warsaw, Poland, Monday, Sept. 28, 2015. The supermoon, or perigee moon, occurs when the full moon comes closest to the Earth making it appear bigger, both events have made a twin appearance first time since 1982, and they won't again until 2033. (AP Photo/Alik Keplicz)
In this photo provided by NASA, a person runs as a so-called supermoon rises above Central Park in New York, Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015. The combination of the supermoon and total lunar eclipse on Sunday last occurred in 1982 and will not happen again until 2033. (Joel Kowsky/NASA via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT
Reindeer are seen silhouetted against the moon during a lunar eclipse near the village of Yavterishki, some 250 kilometers north from Minsk on September 28, 2015. The combination of a supermoon and total lunar eclipse last occurred in 1982 and will not happen again until 2033. AFP PHOTO / SERGEI GAPON (Photo credit should read SERGEI GAPON/AFP/Getty Images)
INNSBRUCK, AUSTRIA - SEPTEMBER 28: A perigee full moon, or super moon, is seen during a total lunar eclipse on September 28, 2015 in Innsbruck, Austria. The combination of a supermoon and a total lunar eclipse last occurred in 1982 and will not happen again until 2033. (Photo by Jan Hetfleisch/Getty Images)
A swollen 'supermoon' bathed in the blood-red light of a total eclipse is seen in in La Rochelle, southwestern France, early on September 28, 2015. For the first time in decades, the double spectacle of a swollen 'supermoon' bathed in the blood-red light of a total eclipse can be seen. The celestial show, visible from the Americas, Europe, Africa, west Asia and the east Pacific, will be the result of the Sun, Earth and a larger-than-life, extra-bright Moon lining up for just over an hour. AFP PHOTO / XAVIER LEOTY (Photo credit should read XAVIER LEOTY/AFP/Getty Images)
A so-called 'blood moon' can be seen during a total lunar eclipse in Essen, western Germany, on September 28, 2015. Skygazers were treated to a rare astronomical event when a swollen 'supermoon' and lunar eclipse combined for the first time in decades, showing Earth's satellite bathed in blood-red light. AFP PHOTO / PATRIK STOLLARZ (Photo credit should read PATRIK STOLLARZ/AFP/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 27: An eclipsed supermoon is shown on September 27, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. A supermoon occurs when a full moon coincides with its perigee, which is its closest approach to the Earth. A total lunar eclipse and a supermoon won't occur together again until 2033. (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - SEPTEMBER 28: The Super Blood Moon is seen during the early stages of the Lunar Eclipse near Big Ben on September 28, 2015 in London, United Kingdom. The Super Moon coincides with a total lunar eclipse, a rare combination that last occured in 1982. (Photo by Joseph Okpako/Getty Images)
People watch as a so-called supermoon begins to rise in Mississauga, Ontario, Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015. It was the first time Sunday since 1982 that a total lunar eclipse was combined with a supermoon. (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP) 
BRIGHTON, UNITED KINGDOM - SEPTEMBER 27: An astronomer stargazes ahead of tonight's supermoon on September 27, 2015 in Brighton, England. Tonight's supermoon, so called because it is the closet full moon to the Earth this year, is particularly rare as it coincides with a lunar eclipse, a combination that has not happened since 1982 and won't happen again until 2033. (Photo by Jordan Mansfield/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NV - SEPTEMBER 27: An eclipsed supermoon rises behind the Las Vegas Strip on September 27, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. A supermoon occurs when a full moon coincides with its perigee, which is its closest approach to the Earth. A total lunar eclipse and a supermoon won't occur together again until 2033. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
Earth's shadow begins to obscure the view of a so-called supermoon during a total lunar eclipse Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015, as the moon rises above several saguaro cactus Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
GLASTONBURY, UNITED KINGDOM - SEPTEMBER 28: The full eclipse of the moon ends as the moon leaves the shadow of the Earth on September 28, 2015 in Glastonbury, England. Tonight's supermoon - so called because it is the closet full moon to the Earth this year - is particularly rare as it coincides with a lunar eclipse, a combination that has not happened since 1982 and won't happen again until 2033. (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)
A so-called supermoon rises in the sky before a total lunar eclipse at Wrigley Field, Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015, in Chicago. It was the first time the events have made a twin appearance since 1982, and they won't again until 2033. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)
A swollen 'supermoon' is seen bathed in the blood-red light during the stages of a total eclipse above Saint-Michel church in Bordeaux, southwestern France, early on September 28, 2015. Stargazers were treated to a rare astronomical event when a swollen 'supermoon' and lunar eclipse combined for the first time in decades, showing the planet bathed in blood-red light. AFP PHOTO / NICOLAS TUCAT (Photo credit should read NICOLAS TUCAT/AFP/Getty Images)
GLASTONBURY, UNITED KINGDOM - SEPTEMBER 28: An eclipse of the moon is shown on September 28, 2015 in Glastonbury, England. Tonight's supermoon - so called because it is the closet full moon to the Earth this year - is particularly rare as it coincides with a lunar eclipse, a combination that has not happened since 1982 and won't happen again until 2033. (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)
A flock of birds fly by as a perigee moon, also known as a super moon, rises in Mir, Belarus, 95 kilometers (60 miles) west of capital Minsk, Belarus, late Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015. The full moon was seen prior to a phenomenon called a "Super Moon" eclipse that will occur on Monday, Sept. 28. (AP Photo/Sergei Grits)
A perigee moon also known as a supermoon, rises in the sky above the La Concha Beach, in San Sebastian, northern Spain, Sunday Sept. 27, 2015. 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/Alvaro Barrientos)
A full moon silhouettes television and radio antennas on Boutilier Mountain, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Sunday Sept. 27, 2015. The full moon was seen prior to a phenomenon called a "Super Moon" eclipse that will occur Sunday night. (AP Photo/Dieu Nalio Chery)
A super moon pasts behind a statue of the Virgin Mary and the Child at Notre Dame de La Garde basilica, before a total lunar eclipse, in Marseille, southern France, Monday, Sept.28, 2015. (AP Photo/Claude Paris)
GLASTONBURY, UNITED KINGDOM - SEPTEMBER 28: The moon enters the maximum eclipse on September 28, 2015 in Glastonbury, England. Tonight's supermoon - so called because it is the closet full moon to the Earth this year - is particularly rare as it coincides with a lunar eclipse, a combination that has not happened since 1982 and won't happen again until 2033. (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)
A so-called supermoon is seen during a lunar eclipse in Cape Town, South Africa, in the early hours of Monday, Sept. 28, 2015. Supermoon, or perigee moon, is the name given when the full or new moon comes closest to the Earth making it appear bigger. (AP Photo/Schalk van Zuydam)
This combination of pictures shows the moon in various stages of a total lunar eclipse as seen from Bogota, Colombia, on September 27, 2015. Skygazers were treated to a rare astronomical event when a swollen 'supermoon' and lunar eclipse combined for the first time in decades, showing the planet bathed in blood-red light. AFP PHOTO / Luis Acosta (Photo credit should read LUIS ACOSTA/AFP/Getty Images)
GLASTONBURY, UNITED KINGDOM - SEPTEMBER 27: The supermoon rises behind Glastonbury Tor on September 28, 2015 in Somerset, England. Tonight's supermoon - so called because it is the closet full moon to the Earth this year - is particularly rare as it coincides with a lunar eclipse, a combination that has not happened since 1982 and won't happen again until 2033. (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)
People watch a full moon rising in Berlin, Germany, Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015. The full moon was seen prior to a phenomenon called a "Super Moon" eclipse that will occur during moonset on Monday morning, Sept. 28. (AP Photo/Gero Breloer)
The 'supermoon' rises on September 27, 2015 in Lausanne. For the first time in decades, skygazers are in for the double spectacle Monday of a swollen 'supermoon' bathed in the blood-red light of a total eclipse. The celestial show, visible from the Americas, Europe, Africa, west Asia and the east Pacific, will be the result of the Sun, Earth and a larger-than-life, extra-bright Moon lining up for just over an hour from 0211 GMT. AFP PHOTO / FABRICE COFFRINI (Photo credit should read FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images)
A full moon rises between clouds in Berlin, Germany, Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015. The full moon was seen prior to a phenomenon called a "Super Moon" eclipse that will occur during moonset on Monday morning, Sept. 28. (AP Photo/Gero Breloer)
This five picture combo taken over a one hour period shows the so-called supermoon in various stages as it changes from almost full to almost totally eclipsed Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015, in Kansas City, Mo. It was the first time Sunday that the events have made a twin appearance since 1982, and they won't again until 2033. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - SEPTEMBER 27: The supermoon rises above a man riding a stand-up paddle board off Copacabana Beach on September 27, 2015 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Tonight's supermoon - so called because it is the closest full moon to the Earth this year - is particularly rare as it will coincide with a lunar eclipse. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
GLASTONBURY, UNITED KINGDOM - SEPTEMBER 27: The supermoon rises behind Glastonbury Tor on September 27, 2015 in Glastonbury, England. Tonight's supermoon, so called because it is the closet full moon to the Earth this year, is particularly rare as it coincides with a lunar eclipse, a combination that has not happened since 1982 and won't happen again until 2033. (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)
MOSCOW, RUSSIA SEPTEMBER 27: The full moon rises through the clouds over the sky of Moscow, Russia, on September, 27, 2015. A total lunar eclipse during a 'Supermoon' will take place in the early hours of 28 September, when the Moon makes its closest approach to the Earth, appears larger in the sky and passes into the Earth's shadow. (Photo by Sefa Karacan/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
The moon is seen near to Moserrate mountain in Bogota on September 27 2015. This Sunday, September 27 will happen a total lunar eclipse while super moon, a natural phenomenon that will be repeated in 2033. AFP PHOTO/Luis Acosta (Photo credit should read LUIS ACOSTA/AFP/Getty Images)
A swollen 'supermoon' is seen during the stages of a total eclipse in La Rochelle, southwestern France, early on September 28, 2015. For the first time in decades, the double spectacle of a swollen 'supermoon' bathed in the blood-red light of a total eclipse can be seen. The celestial show, visible from the Americas, Europe, Africa, west Asia and the east Pacific, will be the result of the Sun, Earth and a larger-than-life, extra-bright Moon lining up for just over an hour. AFP PHOTO / XAVIER LEOTY (Photo credit should read XAVIER LEOTY/AFP/Getty Images)
A so-called supermoon is seen at the finish of a lunar eclipse behind an Orthodox church in Turets, Belarus, 110 kilometers (69 miles) west of capital Minsk, Monday, Sept. 28, 2015. Stargazers were being treated to a rare astronomical phenomenon when a total lunar eclipse combined with a so-called supermoon, the name given when the full or new moon comes closest to the Earth making it appear bigger. It was the first time the events have made a twin appearance since 1982, and they won't again until 2033. (AP Photo/Sergei Grits)
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2015 started with three supermoons in a row, but they were at the start of the lunar cycle when the moon is dimly lit. Not as exciting.

If you miss this week's show, you won't be able to see another full moon supermoon until next October.

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