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    A supermoon frames a flight into Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport on Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017. (John Spink/The Atlanta Journal-Constitution)

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    A supermoon rises in front of a replica of the Statue of Liberty sitting atop the Liberty Building in downtown Buffalo, N.Y., Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017. December's full moon appears bigger and brighter in the sky as it sits closer than average to Earth. Hide Caption ( - )
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    In this handout provided by NASA, an aircraft taking off from Ronald Reagan National Airport is seen passing in front of the moon as it rises on December 3, 2017 in Washington, DC. Today's full Moon is the first of three consecutive supermoons. Hide Caption ( - )
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    The moon rises behind the Uppatasanti Pagoda seen in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017. The Dec. 3 full moon is the first of three consecutive supermoons. The two will occur on Jan. 1 and Jan. 31, 2018.(AP Photo/Aung Shine Oo) Hide Caption ( - )
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    A full moon, referred to as a supermoon, rises over the University of Notre Dame's main building Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017, in South Bend, Ind. (Robert Franklin/South Bend Tribune via AP) Hide Caption ( - )
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    In this handout provided by NASA, the moon is seen as it rises on December 3, 2017 in Washington, DC. Today's full Moon is the first of three consecutive supermoons. The two will occur on Jan. 1 and Jan. 31, 2018.(NASA/Bill Ingalls via Getty Images) Hide Caption ( - )
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    The Supermoon rises above Whitby Abbey in Whitby, north east England, Sunday Dec. 3, 2017. The Dec. 3 full moon will be the first of three consecutive supermoons. (Danny Lawson/PA via AP) Hide Caption ( - )
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    VAN, TURKEY - DECEMBER 03: An aircraft flies in front of a full moon in Van, Turkey on December 03, 2017. (Photo by Ozkan Bilgin/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images) Hide Caption ( - )
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    A "Supermoon" rises in the early hours of December 3, 2017 in Srinagar, the summer capital of Indian administered Kashmir, India. Supermoon is a condition when the Moon reaches its closest point to the Earth and appears much brighter and bigger. Hide Caption ( - )
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    The moon rises over a building in Netanya, Israel, Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017. The Dec. 3 full moon is the first of three consecutive supermoons. The other two will occur on Jan. 1 and Jan. 31, 2018. (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit) Hide Caption ( - )
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    The weathervane on Cullercoats Clock Tower with the Supermoon behind. (Photo by Owen Humphreys/PA Images via Getty Images) Hide Caption ( - )