The Supermoon made its appearance right on schedule Sunday, Aug. 10, shining 30 percent brighter than the traditional full moon.
AccuWeather.com Astronomy Facebook fans captured the moment around the world.
The perigee full Moon shone brighter in the sky at the same time as the Perseid meteor showers, which peak Aug. 11-13.
Full moon in Slovenia. (Photo/Facebook fan Nataša Mihorič Pirc)
Supermoon seen through the clouds in Mandalay City, Myanmar. (Photo/Facebook fan Koko Chit)
Supermoon in Singapore. (Photo/Facebook fan Laurentcia Arlany)
Supermoon at 8:18 p.m. EDT from Amsterdam, New York. (Photo/Facebook fan Chris Loft)
Supermoon from Ginter Park, Richmond, Virginia. (Photo/Facebook fan Shutterbatte Photography)
Supermoon rising in Tuckerton, New Jersey. (Photo/Facebook fan Dorothy Abraham Rubinstein)
Supermoon from Sea Isle City, New Jersey. (Photo/Facebook fan Tim Barron)
And finally, Supermoon from the International Space Station by Cosmonaut Oleg Artemyev.
Following a stormy Saturday across the southern Plains, the threat of severe weather will shift eastward for the second half of the weekend.
James Grimaldi of West Seneca, New York, used his drone to capture impressive aerial views of his snow-covered neighborhood.
East Coast travelers are being put on alert that the potential exists for a winter storm to unfold on Wednesday, the busiest travel day of the year.
The magnitude-3.3 earthquake was the biggest earthquake felt across the Metroplex in more than two years.
A wide variety of weather, ranging from springlike conditions, to wintry precipitation and cold air will affect travel across the nation for the week of Thanksgiving.
People across the Northeast will be reaching for their hats and winter coats once again during the upcoming week following a brief period of springlike warmth.
Late-Season Warmth: Buffalo, NY 68 degrees Norfolk, VA 70 degrees Providence, RI 80 degrees District of Columbia 75 degrees Raleigh, NC 77 degrees Greensboro, NC 74 degrees
Hurricane IWA (pronounced EEVA) packing winds of 86 mph with gusts of 105 mph hit the western Hawaiian Islands - first direct hit on the islands since 1959 - major damage on the island of Kauai. Total damage for all of the Hawaiian Islands: $150 million.
Thanksgiving Day Snowstorm (began on the evening of the 22nd). Snowfall amounts included: Location Amount Roanoke, VA 3.0 inches Washington, DC 4.0 inches Baltimore, MD 4.0 inches Philadelphia, PA 4.6 inches Central Park, NYC 4.7 inches Islip, NY 7.0 inches Chatham, MA 12.0 inches