The full moon rises behind Statue of Liberty replica atop of a hotel in Kosovo's capital Pristina on Saturday, May On Saturday, the moon will be a "supermoon" or perigee moon as the moon is at it's closest approach to the earth.
LUNARCY A stargazer in front of the supermoon at Mount Eden in Auckland, New Zealand. The once-a-year cosmic event lights up the night sky as the full moon passes at its closest to the Earth. (Photo: Simon Runting / Rex Features via The Guardian)
A "supermoon" is seen behind the Christ the Redeemer statue in Rio de Janeiro, Sunday, May A supermoon is the coincidence of a full moon (or a new moon) with the closest approach the moon makes to the Earth. (AP Photo/Victor R.
Any rises in crime, bizarre behavior or natural disasters due to the full moon have been dismissed by scientists as a myth PICTURE: An LAPD helicopter flies in front of the moon Picture: Joe Klamar/AFP/GettyImages