Supermoon to Make Appearance During Meteor Shower

The moon will become full and reach its closest point to the Earth at the same time as the Perseids meteor shower.
1:17 | 08/08/14

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? starships were meant to fly ? And now one of the top stories trending big on our website overnight. Eyes will be on the skies this weekend because there's going to be a dazzling light show playing out across the skies of the northern hemisphere. It's a meteor shower and supermoon appearing it he same time. Really cool and Sara Haines is in the social square with the details on what we should watch for and where. George was saying how excited he is. This is going to be truly spectacular. Every year stargazers grab their binoculars for the perseid meteor shower and the heavens have a big show at the same time. The moon will become full as it reefs a place in orbit closest to Earth called a supermoon. As much as 14% closer and brighter than any other moon. Don't worry the brightest meteors amete meteors will still be visible. Sheer lunarcy. That was good. We saw what you did there. Thank you, thank you. Bah-dum-bum. It's going to be an incredible show. I'm definitely going to be looking skyward this weekend. Thank you very much, Sara.

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