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2017’s Only Supermoon Stuns DC Sky

A Super Frost Moon is showing all of its brilliance Sunday night.

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WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 3: 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. A supermoon occurs when the moon's orbit is closest (perigee) to Earth at the same time it is full. (Photo by NASA/Bill Ingalls via Getty Images)
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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. A supermoon occurs when the moon's orbit is closest (perigee) to Earth at the same time it is full. (Photo by NASA/Bill Ingalls via Getty Images)
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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. The two will occur on Jan. 1 and Jan. 31, 2018. A supermoon occurs when the moon's orbit is closest (perigee) to Earth at the same time it is full. (Photo by NASA/Bill Ingalls via Getty Images)
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@LTFERGY66
EMPTY_CAPTION"Sunday Night Super Moon Middleburg Virginia"
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@LTFERGY66
@nbcwashington Sunday Night Super Moon Middleburg Virginia feel free to use https://t.co/QHzzlmGlGx @nbcwashington Sunday Night Super Moon Middleburg Virginia feel free to use https://t.co/QHzzlmGlGx
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@royalmusing
Manchester Lakes, Virginia
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Rocio Costello
EMPTY_CAPTION"Gorgeous moon! Taken from my front door step in the North Potomac, Md."
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Rocio Costello
EMPTY_CAPTION"Gorgeous moon! Taken from my front door step in the North Potomac, Md."
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@crawfordd76
EMPTY_CAPTION"Is that sunrise?? Nope its #supermoon #mdweather #Hagerstown"
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@royalmusing
Manchester Lakes, Virginia
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@royalmusing
@nbcwashington My photots of the @#supermoon from Manchester Lakes, VA (near Kingstowne) in Fairfa @nbcwashington My photots of the @#supermoon from Manchester Lakes, VA (near Kingstowne) in Fairfax county https://t.co/5mKE20YFQc
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Jamie Amato
EMPTY_CAPTION"Super Moon from Urbana, MD"
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