Brightest supermoon since 1948

Crowds in Fremantle, Australia, take a look at the supermoon on Monday, November 14. NASA researchers state the moon is brighter than it has actually appeared at any point in the last 68 years. Paul Kane/Getty Images

The moon increases over Victoria Harbour in Hong Kong on November 14. A supermoon happens when the moon ends up being complete on the exact same days as its perigee, which is the point in the moon’s orbit when it is closest to Earth. Supermoons typically seem 14% larger and 30% brighter than other moons. Kin Cheung/AP

The moon appears over the Binhe Yellow River Bridge in Yinchuan, China, on November 14. Qi yingtao/Imaginechina/AP Images

Evergreen trees are silhouetted on the mountain top as a supermoon increases over a cattle ranch in Silverthorne, Colorado, on November 14. Jack Dempsey/AP

The supermoon is seen behind the Soyuz spacecraft at the Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on November 14. KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images

The supermoon is seen in Beijing on November 14. Imaginechina/Stringer/Ap Images

A guy flights a horse past individuals enjoying the supermoon in Chennai, India, on November 14. ARUN SANKAR/AFP/Getty Images

The supermoon increases behind the Propylaea above the Ancient Castle hill in Athens, Greece, on November 14. ARIS MESSINIS/AFP/Getty Images

The supermoon is seen above a statue in Vienna, Austria, on November 14. JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images

The moon increases behind the Almodovar castle in Cordoba, Spain, on Sunday, November 13. Miguel Morenatti/AP

The supermoon appears behind the MesseTurm tower in Frankfurt, Germany, on November 13. FRANK RUMPENHORST/DPA/AFP/Getty Images

A guest airplane passes in front of the moon, as seen from Whittier, California, on November 13. Nick Ut/AP

Individuals walk along the Tagus riverside as the moon increases in Lisbon, Portugal, on November 13. Armando Franca/AP

Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.