1955 Full Moons, calendar of full moons in 1955

The 1955 Full Moon Calendar will help you look back at the full moons in 1955, 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 1955 full moons

The full moon calendar of the full moon dates in 1955 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 1955

The dates and times of the 1955 full moons were:

January 8, 1955 at 7:44 AM – Super Wolf Moon

The January 1955 Full Moon was on Saturday, January 8 at 7:44 AM. The Super Wolf Moon was the first full moon of Winter. The January Full Moon was the full moon in Cancer. The January 1955 Lunar Eclipse on January 8 was a Penumbral Lunar Eclipse.

February 6, 1955 at 8:43 PM – Full Snow Moon

The February 1955 Full Moon was on Sunday, February 6 at 8:43 PM. The Full Snow Moon was the second full moon of Winter. The February Full Moon was the full moon in Leo.

March 8, 1955 at 10:41 AM – Full Worm Moon

The March 1955 Full Moon was on Tuesday, March 8 at 10:41 AM. The Full Worm Moon was the last full moon of Winter. The March Full Moon was the full moon in Virgo.

April 7, 1955 at 1:35 AM – Full Pink Moon

The April 1955 Full Moon was on Thursday, April 7 at 1:35 AM. The Full Pink Moon was the first full moon of Spring. The April Full Moon was the full moon in Libra.

May 6, 1955 at 6:14 PM – Full Flower Moon

The May 1955 Full Moon was on Friday, May 6 at 6:14 PM. The Full Flower Moon was the second full moon of Spring. The May Full Moon was the full moon in Scorpio.

June 5, 1955 at 10:08 AM – Full Strawberry Moon

The June 1955 Full Moon was on Sunday, June 5 at 10:08 AM. The Full Strawberry Moon was the last full moon of Spring. The June Full Moon was the full moon in Sagittarius. The June 1955 Lunar Eclipse on June 5 was a Penumbral Lunar Eclipse.

July 5, 1955 at 1:28 AM – Full Buck Moon

The July 1955 Full Moon was on Tuesday, July 5 at 1:28 AM. The Full Buck Moon was the first full moon of Summer. The July Full Moon was the full moon in Capricorn.

August 3, 1955 at 3:30 PM – Full Sturgeon Moon

The August 1955 Full Moon was on Wednesday, August 3 at 3:30 PM. The Full Sturgeon Moon was the second full moon of Summer. The August Full Moon was the full moon in Aquarius.

September 2, 1955 at 3:59 AM – Full Corn Moon

The September 1955 Full Moon was on Friday, September 2 at 3:59 AM. The Full Corn Moon was the last full moon of Summer. The September Full Moon was the full moon in Pisces.

October 1, 1955 at 3:17 PM – Full Harvest Moon

The October 1955 Full Moon was on Saturday, October 1 at 3:17 PM. The Full Harvest Moon was the first full moon of Autumn. The October Full Moon was the full moon in Aries.

October 31, 1955 at 1:04 AM – Super Blue Moon

The October 1955 Blue Moon was on Monday, October 31 at 1:04 AM. The Super Blue Moon was the second full moon of Autumn. The October blue Moon was the full moon in Taurus. The second October Full Moon was a Halloween Full Moon or Halloween Blue Moon.

November 29, 1955 at 11:50 AM – Super Beaver Moon

The November 1955 Full Moon was on Tuesday, November 29 at 11:50 AM. The Super Beaver Moon was the last full moon of Autumn. The November Full Moon was the full moon in Gemini. The November 1955 Lunar Eclipse on November 29 was a Penumbral Lunar Eclipse.

December 28, 1955 at 10:44 PM – Super Cold Moon

The December 1955 Full Moon was on Wednesday, December 28 at 10:44 PM. The Super 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 1955 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.