1957 Full Moons, calendar of full moons in 1957

The 1957 Full Moon Calendar will help you look back at the full moons in 1957 and lunar eclipses 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 1957 full moons

The full moon calendar of the full moon dates in 1957 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 1957

The dates and times of the 1957 full moons were:

January 16, 1957 at 1:21 AM – Super Wolf Moon

The January 1957 Full Moon was on Wednesday, January 16 at 1:21 AM. The Super Wolf Moon was the first full moon of Winter. The January Full Moon was the full moon in Cancer.

February 14, 1957 at 11:38 AM – Super Snow Moon

The February 1957 Full Moon was on Thursday, February 14 at 11:38 AM. The Super Snow Moon was the second full moon of Winter. The February Full Moon was the full moon in Leo.

March 15, 1957 at 9:22 PM – Super Worm Moon

The March 1957 Full Moon was on Friday, March 15 at 9:22 PM. The Super Worm Moon was the last full moon of Winter. The March Full Moon was the full moon in Virgo.

April 14, 1957 at 7:09 AM – Full Pink Moon

The April 1957 Full Moon was on Sunday, April 14 at 7:09 AM. The Full Pink Moon was the first full moon of Spring. The April Full Moon was the full moon in Libra.

May 13, 1957 at 6:34 PM – Flower Blood Moon

The May 1957 Full Moon was on Monday, May 13 at 6:34 PM. The Flower Blood Moon was the second full moon of Spring. The May Full Moon was the full moon in Scorpio. The May 1957 Lunar Eclipse on May 13 was a Total Lunar Eclipse, also called a Blood Moon.

June 12, 1957 at 6:02 AM – Full Strawberry Moon

The June 1957 Full Moon was on Wednesday, June 12 at 6:02 AM. The Full Strawberry Moon was the last full moon of Spring. The June Full Moon was the full moon in Sagittarius.

July 11, 1957 at 6:50 PM – Full Buck Moon

The July 1957 Full Moon was on Thursday, July 11 at 6:50 PM. The Full Buck Moon was the first full moon of Summer. The July Full Moon was the full moon in Capricorn.

August 10, 1957 at 9:08 AM – Full Sturgeon Moon

The August 1957 Full Moon was on Saturday, August 10 at 9:08 AM. The Full Sturgeon Moon was the second full moon of Summer. The August Full Moon was the full moon in Aquarius.

September 9, 1957 at 12:55 AM – Full Harvest Moon

The September 1957 Full Moon was on Monday, September 9 at 12:55 AM. The Full Harvest Moon was the last full moon of Summer. The September Full Moon was the full moon in Pisces.

October 8, 1957 at 5:42 PM – Full Hunter’s Moon

The October 1957 Full Moon was on Tuesday, October 8 at 5:42 PM. The Full Hunter’s Moon was the first full moon of Autumn. The October Full Moon was the full moon in Aries.

November 7, 1957 at 9:32 AM – Beaver Blood Moon

The November 1957 Full Moon was on Thursday, November 7 at 9:32 AM. The Beaver Blood Moon was the second full moon of Autumn. The November Full Moon was the full moon in Taurus. The November 1957 Lunar Eclipse on November 7 was a Total Lunar Eclipse, also called a Blood Moon.

December 7, 1957 at 1:16 AM – Full Cold Moon

The December 1957 Full Moon was on Saturday, December 7 at 1:16 AM. The Full Cold Moon was the last full moon of Autumn. The December 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 1957 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.