1949 Full Moons, calendar of full moons in 1949

The 1949 Full Moon Calendar will take you back to look at when the full moons in 1949 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 1949 full moons

The names and dates of the full moons in 1949 were:

  • Super Wolf Moon on January 14, 1949
  • Super Snow Moon on February 13, 1949
  • Super Worm Moon on March 14, 1949
  • Super Pink Blood Moon on April 12, 1949
  • Super Flower Moon on May 12, 1949
  • Full Strawberry Moon on June 10, 1949
  • Full Buck Moon on July 10, 1949
  • Full Sturgeon Moon on August 8, 1949
  • Full Corn Moon on September 7, 1949
  • Harvest Blood Moon on October 6, 1949
  • Full Beaver Moon on November 5, 1949
  • Full Cold Moon on December 5, 1949

Full Moon Calendar 1949

In 1949 there were 12 full moons. The first full moon of 1949 was on Friday, January 14, 1949.

January 14, 1949: Super Wolf Moon

The full moon in January 1949 was on Friday, January 14, 1949 at 4:59 PM EST. The Super Wolf Moon was the first full moon of Winter. The January 14 Full Moon was the full moon in Cancer.

February 13, 1949: Super Snow Moon

The full moon in February 1949 was on Sunday, February 13, 1949 at 4:08 AM EST. The Super Snow Moon was the second full moon of Winter. The February 13 Full Moon was the full moon in Leo.

March 14, 1949: Super Worm Moon

The full moon in March 1949 was on Monday, March 14, 1949 at 2:03 PM EST. The Super Worm Moon was the last full moon of Winter. The March 14 Full Moon was the full moon in Virgo.

April 12, 1949: Super Pink Blood Moon

The full moon in April 1949 was on Tuesday, April 12, 1949 at 11:08 PM EST. The Super Pink Blood Moon was the first full moon of Spring. The April 12 Full Moon was the full moon in Libra.

May 12, 1949: Super Flower Moon

The full moon in May 1949 was on Thursday, May 12, 1949 at 8:51 AM EDT. The Super Flower Moon was the second full moon of Spring. The May 12 Full Moon was the full moon in Scorpio.

June 10, 1949: Full Strawberry Moon

The full moon in June 1949 was on Friday, June 10, 1949 at 5:45 PM EDT. The Full Strawberry Moon was the last full moon of Spring. The June 10 Full Moon was the full moon in Sagittarius.

July 10, 1949: Full Buck Moon

The full moon in July 1949 was on Sunday, July 10, 1949 at 3:41 AM EDT. The Full Buck Moon was the first full moon of Summer. The July 10 Full Moon was the full moon in Capricorn.

August 8, 1949: Full Sturgeon Moon

The full moon in August 1949 was on Monday, August 8, 1949 at 3:33 PM EDT. The Full Sturgeon Moon was the second full moon of Summer. The August 8 Full Moon was the full moon in Aquarius.

September 7, 1949: Full Corn Moon

The full moon in September 1949 was on Wednesday, September 7, 1949 at 5:59 AM EDT. The Full Corn Moon was the last full moon of Summer. The September 7 Full Moon was the full moon in Pisces.

October 6, 1949: Harvest Blood Moon

The full moon in October 1949 was on Thursday, October 6, 1949 at 9:53 PM EST. The Harvest Blood Moon was the first full moon of Autumn. The October 6 Full Moon was the full moon in Aries.

November 5, 1949: Full Beaver Moon

The full moon in November 1949 was on Saturday, November 5, 1949 at 4:09 PM EST. The Full Beaver Moon was the second full moon of Autumn. The November 5 Full Moon was the full moon in Taurus.

December 5, 1949: Full Cold Moon

The full moon in December 1949 was on Monday, December 5, 1949 at 10:14 AM EST. The Full Cold Moon was the last full moon of Autumn. The December 5 Full Moon was the full moon in Gemini.

Full Moon Phases

The Full Moon Phases in 1949 were:

Full Moon 1949Full Moon NameU.S. Eastern TimeSeason
January 14, 1949Super Wolf Moon4:59 PM ESTWinter
February 13, 1949Super Snow Moon4:08 AM ESTWinter
March 14, 1949Super Worm Moon2:03 PM ESTWinter
April 12, 1949Super Pink Blood Moon11:08 PM ESTSpring
May 12, 1949Super Flower Moon8:51 AM EDTSpring
June 10, 1949Full Strawberry Moon5:45 PM EDTSpring
July 10, 1949Full Buck Moon3:41 AM EDTSummer
August 8, 1949Full Sturgeon Moon3:33 PM EDTSummer
September 7, 1949Full Corn Moon5:59 AM EDTSummer
October 6, 1949Harvest Blood Moon9:53 PM ESTAutumn
November 5, 1949Full Beaver Moon4:09 PM ESTAutumn
December 5, 1949Full Cold Moon10:14 AM ESTAutumn

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 1949 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.