The Final Supermoon of summer

September 10, 2014 10:17 AM

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The Final Supermoon of summer

Monday night saw the final supermoon of the summer. The beautiful spectacle was captured in photos from around the world.

A supermoon occurs when the moon is full and reaches the point in its orbit that is closest to the earth. This creates the illusion of an extremely large and bright moon. Due to the close timing with the Fall Equinox, this supermoon is known as the Harvest Moon. The Harvest Moon was a celebrated occ...

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