1916 Full Moons, calendar of full moons in 1916

The 1916 Full Moon Calendar will take you back to look at when the full moons in 1916 occurred during the year.

A full moon occurs when the Earth is directly between the Sun and Moon so that the moon looks completely illuminated when you look at it. It happens about once a month or, 29.53 days on average.

Watercolor of the moon on a starry background for the calendar of 1916 full moons

The full moon calendar of the full moon dates in 1916 with exact times and dates when they occurred in the U.S. Eastern Time Zone.

In 1916 there were 12 full moons. The dates and times of the full moons in 1916 were:

DayDateTimeNameSignSeason
ThursdayJanuary 20, 19163:29 AMFull Wolf MoonCancerWinter
FridayFebruary 18, 19169:28 PMFull Snow MoonLeoWinter
SundayMarch 19, 191612:26 PMFull Worm MoonVirgoWinter
TuesdayApril 18, 191612:07 AMFull Pink MoonLibraSpring
WednesdayMay 17, 19169:11 AMSuper Flower MoonScorpioSpring
ThursdayJune 15, 19164:41 PMSuper Strawberry MoonSagittariusSpring
FridayJuly 14, 191611:40 PMSuper Buck MoonCapricornSummer
SundayAugust 13, 19167:00 AMSuper Sturgeon MoonAquariusSummer
MondaySeptember 11, 19163:30 PMSuper Harvest MoonPiscesSummer
WednesdayOctober 11, 19162:01 AMFull Hunter’s MoonAriesAutumn
ThursdayNovember 9, 19163:18 PMFull Beaver MoonTaurusAutumn
SaturdayDecember 9, 19167:43 AMFull Cold MoonGeminiAutumn

Full Moon Calendar of 1916

In 1916 there were 12 full moons. The first full moon of 1916 was on Thursday, January 20, 1916.

January 20, 1916: Full Wolf Moon

The full moon in January 1916 was on Thursday, January 20, 1916 at 3:29 AM EST. The Full Wolf Moon was the first full moon of Winter. The January 20 Full Moon was the full moon in Cancer.

February 18, 1916: Full Snow Moon

The full moon in February 1916 was on Friday, February 18, 1916 at 9:28 PM EST. The Full Snow Moon was the second full moon of Winter. The February 18 Full Moon was the full moon in Leo.

March 19, 1916: Full Worm Moon

The full moon in March 1916 was on Sunday, March 19, 1916 at 12:26 PM EST. The Full Worm Moon was the last full moon of Winter. The March 19 Full Moon was the full moon in Virgo.

April 18, 1916: Full Pink Moon

The full moon in April 1916 was on Tuesday, April 18, 1916 at 12:07 AM EST. The Full Pink Moon was the first full moon of Spring. The April 18 Full Moon was the full moon in Libra.

May 17, 1916: Super Flower Moon

The full moon in May 1916 was on Wednesday, May 17, 1916 at 9:11 AM EST. The Super Flower Moon was the second full moon of Spring. The May 17 Full Moon was the full moon in Scorpio.

June 15, 1916: Super Strawberry Moon

The full moon in June 1916 was on Thursday, June 15, 1916 at 4:41 PM EST. The Super Strawberry Moon was the last full moon of Spring. The June 15 Full Moon was the full moon in Sagittarius.

July 14, 1916: Super Buck Moon

The full moon in July 1916 was on Friday, July 14, 1916 at 11:40 PM EST. The Super Buck Moon was the first full moon of Summer. The July 14 Full Moon was the full moon in Capricorn.

August 13, 1916: Super Sturgeon Moon

The full moon in August 1916 was on Sunday, August 13, 1916 at 7:00 AM EST. The Super Sturgeon Moon was the second full moon of Summer. The August 13 Full Moon was the full moon in Aquarius.

September 11, 1916: Super Harvest Moon

The full moon in September 1916 was on Monday, September 11, 1916 at 3:30 PM EST. The Super Harvest Moon was the last full moon of Summer. The September 11 Full Moon was the full moon in Pisces.

October 11, 1916: Full Hunter’s Moon

The full moon in October 1916 was on Wednesday, October 11, 1916 at 2:01 AM EST. The Full Hunter’s Moon was the first full moon of Autumn. The October 11 Full Moon was the full moon in Aries.

November 9, 1916: Full Beaver Moon

The full moon in November 1916 was on Thursday, November 9, 1916 at 3:18 PM EST. The Full Beaver Moon was the second full moon of Autumn. The November 9 Full Moon was the full moon in Taurus.

December 9, 1916: Full Cold Moon

The full moon in December 1916 was on Saturday, December 9, 1916 at 7:43 AM EST. The Full Cold Moon was the last full moon of Autumn. The December 9 Full Moon was the full moon in Gemini.

What are the phases of the moon?

The four primary phases are the new moon, the first quarter, the full moon, and the last quarter. The minor phases are the waxing crescent, the waxing gibbous, the waning gibbous, and the waning crescent.

The lunar month lasts an average of 29.53 days and begins with the new moon. The first quarter moon occurs between the new moon and the full moon.

A full moon occurs in the middle of the lunar month when the Earth is directly between the Sun and the Moon, so the moon looks completely illuminated. The last quarter moon occurs after the full moon and before the next new moon.

Watercolor of the moon on a starry background for the calendar of 1916 full moons

Sources

The dates and times provided by NASA for the United States (USA) Eastern Standard Time (EST) and Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) timezones. Also below is the Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) time for reference. This was previously referred to as Greenwich Mean Time (GMT). Since your local timezone may be different, the exact dates may shift for your calendar.