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A supermoon lights up Waikiki and Diamond Head Saturday, May 5, 2012, in Honolulu. A supermoon event happens when the moon is closest to the earth therefore the biggest and brightest full moon of the year. (AP PhotoEugene Tanner)
A supermoon lights up Waikiki and Diamond Head Saturday, May 5, 2012, in Honolulu. A "supermoon" event happens when the moon is closest to the earth therefore the biggest and brightest full moon of the year. (AP Photo/Eugene Tanner)
The Supermoon rises over the Angels Gate lighthouse in San Pedro, Calif. Saturday night. The moon will come within about 221,802 miles (357,000 kilometers) from Earth. Thats about 15,300 miles (24,600 kilometers) closer than average. (AP PhotoChuck Bennett, Daily Breeze)
The 'Supermoon" rises over the Angel's Gate lighthouse in San Pedro, Calif. Saturday night. The moon will come within about 221,802 miles (357,000 kilometers) from Earth. That's about 15,300 miles (24,600 kilometers) closer than average. (AP Photo/Chuck Bennett, Daily Breeze)
Fishermen fish from a jetty as the moon rises in the Atlantic Ocean, Saturday, May 5, 2012, near Bal Harbour, Fla. Saturdays event is a supermoon, the closest and therefore the biggest and brightest full moon of the year. The moon will come within about 221,802 miles (357,000 kilometers) from Earth. Thats about 15,300 miles (24,600 kilometers) closer than average. (AP PhotoWilfredo Lee)
Fishermen fish from a jetty as the moon rises in the Atlantic Ocean, Saturday, May 5, 2012, near Bal Harbour, Fla. Saturday's event is a "supermoon," the closest and therefore the biggest and brightest full moon of the year. The moon will come within about 221,802 miles (357,000 kilometers) from Earth. That's about 15,300 miles (24,600 kilometers) closer than average. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
A fisherman casts a line from a jetty as the moon rises in the Atlantic Ocean, Saturday, May 5, 2012, near Bal Harbour, Fla. Saturdays event is a supermoon, the closest and therefore the biggest and brightest full moon of the year. The moon will come within about 221,802 miles (357,000 kilometers) from Earth. Thats about 15,300 miles (24,600 kilometers) closer than average. (AP PhotoWilfredo Lee)
A fisherman casts a line from a jetty as the moon rises in the Atlantic Ocean, Saturday, May 5, 2012, near Bal Harbour, Fla. Saturday's event is a "supermoon," the closest and therefore the biggest and brightest full moon of the year. The moon will come within about 221,802 miles (357,000 kilometers) from Earth. That's about 15,300 miles (24,600 kilometers) closer than average. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
The full moon rises behind the Temple of Poseidon in Cape Sounion, south east of Athens, Greece, while tourists watch, on Saturday, May 5, 2012. Saturdays event is a supermoon, the closest and therefore the biggest and brightest full moon of the year. (AP PhotoDimitri Messinis)
The full moon rises behind the Temple of Poseidon in Cape Sounion, south east of Athens, Greece, while tourists watch, on Saturday, May 5, 2012. Saturday's event is a "supermoon," the closest and therefore the biggest and brightest full moon of the year. (AP Photo/Dimitri Messinis)
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The full moon rises behind statues of angels fixed at the St. Isaaks Cathedral in St.Petersburg, Russia, Saturday, May 5, 2012. Saturdays event is a supermoon, the closest and therefore the biggest and brightest full moon of the year. (AP PhotoDmitry Lovetsky)
The full moon rises behind statues of angels fixed at the St. Isaak's Cathedral in St.Petersburg, Russia, Saturday, May 5, 2012. Saturday's event is a "supermoon," the closest and therefore the biggest and brightest full moon of the year. (AP Photo/Dmitry Lovetsky)
The full moon rises behind Statue of Liberty replica atop of a hotel in Kosovos capital Pristina on Saturday, May 5, 2012. On Saturday, the moon will be a supermoon or perigee moon as the moon is at its closest approach to the earth. ( AP Photo Visar Kryeziu )
The full moon rises behind Statue of Liberty replica atop of a hotel in Kosovo's capital Pristina on Saturday, May 5, 2012. On Saturday, the moon will be a "supermoon" or perigee moon as the moon is at it's closest approach to the earth. ( AP Photo / Visar Kryeziu )
The Super Moon over Berryville, Va. (Courtesy of Maceo Henry)
The Super Moon over Berryville, Va. (Courtesy of Maceo Henry)
The Super Moon over Gaithersburg, Md. (Courtesy of Athar and Shazia)
The Super Moon over Gaithersburg, Md. (Courtesy of Athar and Shazia)
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