1950 Full Moons, calendar of full moons in 1950

The 1950 Full Moon Calendar will help you look back at the full moons in 1950, lunar eclipses and a blue moon that 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 1950 full moons

The full moon calendar of the full moon dates in 1950 with exact times and dates when they occurred in the U.S. Eastern Time Zone adjusted for Daylight Saving Time for part of the year.

Full Moon Calendar 1950

The dates and times of the 1950 full moons were:

January 4, 1950 at 2:48 AM – Full Wolf Moon

The January 1950 Full Moon was on Wednesday, January 4 at 2:48 AM. The Full Wolf Moon was the first full moon of Winter. The January Full Moon was the full moon in Cancer.

February 2, 1950 at 5:16 PM – Full Snow Moon

The February 1950 Full Moon was on Thursday, February 2 at 5:16 PM. The Full Snow Moon was the second full moon of Winter. The February Full Moon was the full moon in Leo.

March 4, 1950 at 5:34 AM – Super Worm Moon

The March 1950 Full Moon was on Saturday, March 4 at 5:34 AM. The Super Worm Moon was the last full moon of Winter. The March Full Moon was the full moon in Virgo.

April 2, 1950 at 3:49 PM – Super Pink Blood Moon

The April 1950 Full Moon was on Sunday, April 2 at 3:49 PM. The Super Pink Blood Moon was the first full moon of Spring. The April Full Moon was the full moon in Libra. The April 1950 Lunar Eclipse on April 2 was a Total Lunar Eclipse, also called a Blood Moon.

May 2, 1950 at 1:20 AM – Super Flower Moon

The May 1950 Full Moon was on Tuesday, May 2 at 1:20 AM. The Super Flower Moon was the second full moon of Spring. The May Full Moon was the full moon in Scorpio.

May 31, 1950 at 8:43 AM – Super Blue Moon

The May 1950 Blue Moon was on Wednesday, May 31 at 8:43 AM. The Super Blue Moon was the last full moon of Spring. The May Blue Moon was the full moon in Sagittarius.

June 29, 1950 at 3:58 PM – Super Strawberry Moon

The June 1950 Full Moon was on Thursday, June 29 at 3:58 PM. The Super Strawberry Moon was the first full moon of Summer. The June Full Moon was the full moon in Capricorn.

July 29, 1950 at 12:17 AM – Full Buck Moon

The July 1950 Full Moon was on Saturday, July 29 at 12:17 AM. The Full Buck Moon was the second full moon of Summer. The July Full Moon was the full moon in Aquarius.

August 27, 1950 at 10:51 AM – Full Sturgeon Moon

The August 1950 Full Moon was on Sunday, August 27 at 10:51 AM. The Full Sturgeon Moon was the last full moon of Summer. The August Full Moon was the full moon in Pisces.

September 25, 1950 at 11:21 PM – Harvest Blood Moon

The September 1950 Full Moon was on Monday, September 25 at 11:21 PM. The Harvest Blood Moon was the first full moon of Autumn. The September Full Moon was the full moon in Aries. The September 1950 Lunar Eclipse on September 25 was a Total Lunar Eclipse, also called a Blood Moon.

October 25, 1950 at 3:46 PM – Full Hunter’s Moon

The October 1950 Full Moon was on Wednesday, October 25 at 3:46 PM. The Full Hunter’s Moon was the second full moon of Autumn. The October Full Moon was the full moon in Taurus.

November 24, 1950 at 10:14 AM – Full Beaver Moon

The November 1950 Full Moon was on Friday, November 24 at 10:14 AM. The Full Beaver Moon was the last full moon of Autumn. The November Full Moon was the full moon in Gemini.

December 24, 1950 at 5:23 AM – Full Cold Moon

The December 1950 Full Moon was on Sunday, December 24, 1950 at 5:23 AM. The Full Cold Moon was the first full moon of Winter. The December Full Moon was the full moon in Cancer.

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 1950 full moons


Sources

The dates and exact time provided by NASA for the United States (USA) Eastern Time Zone, including major cities such as New York, unless otherwise stated, and adjusted for Daylight Savings Time for part of the year. Since your local timezone may be different, the exact dates may shift for your calendar. The supermoon calculations are based on those by AstroPixels.