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Watch out for 2013 'super' supermoon on Sunday, June 23

Sunday's perigee full moon will be the closest and largest "supermoon" of the year 2013—a "super" supermoon. The best time to observe it is at moonset or at moonrise when it is near the horizon; and don't worry, it won't make you mad.

Glorious 'Supermoon' of 2012 lights up the night sky around globe Special

Toronto - Earthlings were treated to a delightful celestial event Saturday night as the moon, referred to as a Supermoon, appeared 14 percent larger and 16 percent brighter due to the satellite making its closest approach to Earth in its elliptical orbit.

Saturday's supermoon will not destroy the world, experts reassure

The biggest full Moon of the year will be seen on Saturday (May 5). Astronomers have re-assured that the Earth can handle the extra gravitational pull due to the Moon's close approach and that there will be no global catastrophe on Saturday.

Ships run aground off UK coast as supermoon blamed for low tides

Freshwater - A cargo ship is one of five vessels to have run aground in sandbanks off the Isle of Wight in the south coast of England on Sunday. It would appear the moon's close proximity to earth over the weekend is directly to blame.

NASA releases video to counter 'super moon' catastrophe worries

To counter rising internet speculation that a 'super moon' can cause widespread natural disasters, NASA distributed a video on the orbital phenomenon.

'Supermoon' provides rare spectacle for 7 billion people Special

Toronto - Professional and amateur stargazers gathered in empty spaces around the globe to watch the moon light up the sky Saturday night. The Earth's guardian appeared approximately 14 percent bigger and more than 30 percent brighter.
 

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A shot of the Supermoon seen from uptown Toronto.
A shot of the Supermoon seen from uptown Toronto.
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The supermoon appearing behind trees in Toronto on Saturday night.  It was 221 802 miles (356 955 ki...
The supermoon appearing behind trees in Toronto on Saturday night. It was 221,802 miles (356,955 kilometers) away and appeared 14 percent larger and 16 percent brighter.
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The supermoon taking over the night sky in Toronto on Saturday night.  It was 221 802 miles (356 955...
The supermoon taking over the night sky in Toronto on Saturday night. It was 221,802 miles (356,955 kilometers) away and appeared 14 percent larger and 16 percent brighter.
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