"Nearby perigee full moons appear about 14 percent bigger and 30 percent brighter than full moons that occur near apogee in the moon's orbit".
The reddish color super moon rises from the east of Palmdale CA Sunday.
In January 2018 there will be two supermoons, the first on January 1 and the second on January 31.
Photos from around the world capture the stunning event.
A supermoon is seen through Christmas decorations at the corner of Market Street and Third Street Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017 in downtown Chattanooga, Tenn.
Penn State, Washington to meet in Fiesta Bowl
The No. 9 Nittany Lions will take on 11th-ranked Washington in Glendale, Arizona, near Phoenix on December 30 at 4 p.m. on ESPN. Penn State's 1982 national title was also preceded by a 26-10 win over USC in the Fiesta Bowl to close out the 1981 season.
Quake detected near North Korea nuclear site
The Hwasong-15 is believed to have reached the highest altitude ever recorded by a North Korean missile. With every missile launch or nuclear test, Kim has improved his country's capabilities, McMaster said.
"The supermoons are a great opportunity for people to start looking at the Moon, not just that once but every chance they have!" says Noah Petro, a research scientist from NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center. A third supermoon on January 31 will be extra special.
Below, see scenes of the beaming supermoon over some of Washington's best-known landmarks and elsewhere from Capital Weather Gang's social networks ...
The time between perigees (an anomalistic month, about 27.555 days) does not align very well with the time between full moons (a synodic month, about 29.531 days).
The supermoon rises over Tampa, Florida, on December 3, 2017, in this shot by astrophotographer Jacob Zimmer.
The supermoon is seen in the sky while a farmer walks with cows in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017.
Going 70-yards in 10 plays the Patriots were able to extend their lead thanks to a Rex Bulkhead 1-yard touchdown run. But who would have thought that neither of these teams would score a first-half touchdown on Sunday.
I would not have the opportunity to be in this position without a lot of great people who have helped me throughout my career. The press conference will be streamed live via the AAC's Facebook and Youtube Channels starting at 2:30 CST.
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Cotto had received a thunderous ovation when he entered the ring, and they were chanting his name as he left, proud but defeated. I took advantage of this fight, and I made sure to make it count. "I had him hurt here and there", Ali said.
Around 4,882 cases of rape were reported in the state in 2016, followed by UP with 4,816 cases and Maharashtra with 4,189 cases. However, when overall crime, including those under SLL, was taken into account, UP shot towards the top of the list.
Bitcoin hit a record above US$11,400 last Wednesday, but then lost 20% of its value in the following 24 hours. CBOE Global Markets Inc. said Monday that it will launch trading of bitcoin futures on Sunday, Dec. 10.
This version of Sabrina the Teenage Witch won't have much in common with the previous television incarnation of the character. No word on when the show will arrive on Netflix, but filming is expected to begin in February 2018.
For perspective, Citizen Kane , a film often mentioned in Greatest of All Time lists, is also at 100%, but with only 75 reviews. Anyway, it's now had 170 reviews, and they've all been positive, making it the best-reviewed movie on the site, ever.
The expansion, with $235 investment from India, has boosted the port's capacity from 2.5 million to 8.5 million tons a year. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Sunday inaugurated the first phase of Chabahar port , located on southern Iran .
He was mentioned the last two years as a candidate at LSU, where he spent seven seasons as the offensive coordinator (2000-06). Sumlin went 51-26 in six seasons with the Aggies. "Obviously, he feels like it's the right move for him".
He said he "has been charged with finding the right coach for this circumstance: head coach, assistant coach, coordinator". In addition, Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy and NC State coach Dave Doeren were among many coaches to turn down the job.
Syria: Israeli missiles hit military base near Damascas
The incident reportedly occurred Friday night, with IDF planes attacking the Iranian base at al-Kiswah, south of Damascus. Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has recorded a video message for the upcoming Saban Forum in Washington.
Timeline | Amber Alert, Search for Mariah Woods Enters 4th Day
Woods also revealed that her daughter has to wear orthopedic leg braces and worries that she won't be able to walk without them. The North Carolina Department of Public Safety issued an Amber Alert on Monday for a missing 3-year-old from Onslow County.