It's 'Supermoon Sunday' In New Canaan

FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. -- Sky watchers in Fairfield County will be in for a treat Sunday night as a "Supermoon," will be on display. 

Visit for more. Which is brighter--a flurry of Perseid fireballs or a supermoon? Sky watchers will find out this August when the biggest and brightest full Moon of 2014 arrives just in time for the peak of the annual Perseid

Photo Credit: scienceatnasa

It is expected to be the largest "supermoon" since 2011.

During "supermoons," the moon is 14 percent closer and 30 percent brighter than a normal full moon.

For more on what to expect, check this report from

to follow Daily Voice New Canaan and receive free news updates.