A man rides a snowboard at Abali ski resort in Turkey's Van on Tuesday, February 19. A supermoon is a full moon that almost coincides with the closest distance that the moon reaches to Earth in its elliptic orbit, resulting in a larger-than-usual visible size of the lunar disk as seen from Earth.
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The 'super snow moon,' in pictures
Updated 4:33 AM ET, Wed February 20, 2019