The full moon peeks through trees in a wood near Rasing, Austria, Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014. The phenomenon, which scientists call a "perigee moon," occurs when the moon is near the horizon and appears larger and brighter than other full moons. (AP Photo/Ronald Zak)
Updated: August 11, 2014 8:29AM
While the skies around Chicago were too overcast to catch a glimpse of either the moon or the Perseid meteor showers, there were plenty of sightings around the world.