Supermoon photos across Central Florida

This means the moon is full while also in perigee

The Supermoon appeared in the sky on Tuesday night.
The Supermoon appeared in the sky on Tuesday night. (WKMG)

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. – The Supermoon appeared in the sky on Tuesday night.

The Supermoon appeared on Tuesday night.

This means the moon is full while also in perigee, according to News 6 meteorologist Jonathan Kegges.

Here is a view of the Supermoon in Osceola County. (WKMG)

A moon is considered super when it is within 90 percent of the perigee, according to Kegges.

This is why there can be multiple supermoons in a year.

Here is a view of the Supermoon in Winter Garden (WKMG)

Kegges said the moon is 14 percent larger and 30 percent brighter than a normal full moon.

The moon rose around 7:33 p.m. on Tuesday.

Here is a view of the Supermoon in Orlando. (WKMG)