Bay Area Supermoon Photos
This year's supermoon, or full moon closest to the earth, occurred on May 5. NASA scientists expected it to appear 14 percent bigger and 30 percent brighter than other full moons during 2012.
- Here's a look at the supermoon through photos taken in the Bay Area:
- Of course, not everyone was impressed by what they saw.
- And the hype around the supermoon - like the phenomenon itself - didn't last forever.
- For background on the supermoon, check out KQED's News Fix blog.
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