Supermoon gets 2018 off to big, bright start
New Year's Day supermoon lights up the sky from Malta to Las Vegas.
The supermoon is seen through Christmas lights on Jan. 1, 2018 in Valletta.
A supermoon occurs when a full moon coincides with the point at which the moon's orbit is closest to Earth making it appear larger in the sky.
This moon is also called the Wolf Moon.
The moon rises by County Hall.
A full moon rises in Pieta.
People admire the supermoon from the Terrazza del Pincio.
The supermoon rises behind a red lantern.
The first supermoon of the new year rises above the Vegas Strip.
The moon rises by the London Eye.
A full moon rises behind the guard tower on the 17th century San Salvatore Bastion in Pieta.
A full moon rises above the Hudson River and the Mario M. Cuomo Bridge.
A plane flies in front of the moon on its approach to London Heathrow Airport.
The moon rises over the Genie de la Bastille.
A full moon rises above the skyline.