Spectacular Supermoon sightings around the world

The full moon known as "Buck Moon" is seen behind a lighthouse in Saint-Nazaire, France on July 13, 2022.

The supermoon peeks behind a mountain in the Swiss Alps as seen from Chexbres, Switzerland on July 13

As seen from Weehawken, New Jersey, the supermoon aligns behind the Empire State Building in New York City.

Spectators admire the view of the supermoon rising over residential buildings in Taiyuan, Shanxi Province of China.

The Grand Camlica Mosque sits beside the supermoon in Istanbul, Turkey

In Idlib, Syria children stand on a scrap car as they gaze at the supermoon together, observing an alignment known as perigee.

This supermoon is the closest the moon will be to Earth this year, as can be seen above the Atlantic Ocean off Point Allerton in Hull, Massachusetts.

The view from Verona, New Jersey shows the supermoon rising over the illuminated lower Manhattan and One World Trade Center