1969 Full Moons, calendar of full moons in 1969

The 1969 Full Moon Calendar will take you back to look at when the full moons in 1969 occurred during the year. In 1969 there were 13 full moons with the first on Friday, January 3.

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 1969 full moons

Full Moon Calendar 1969

The full moon calendar with the full moon dates of 1969 with peak times and dates when they occurred in the U.S. Eastern Time Zone adjusted for Daylight Saving Time.

The full moons in 1969 were:

Friday, January 3, 1969 at 1:28 PM

The full moon in January 1969 was on Friday, January 3, 1969 at 1:28 PM. The Full Wolf Moon was the first full moon of Winter. The January 3 Full Moon was the full moon in Cancer.

Sunday, February 2, 1969 at 7:56 AM

The full moon in February 1969 was on Sunday, February 2, 1969 at 7:56 AM. The Full Snow Moon was the second full moon of Winter. The February 2 Full Moon was the full moon in Leo.

Tuesday, March 4, 1969 at 12:17 AM

The full moon in March 1969 was on Tuesday, March 4, 1969 at 12:17 AM. The Full Worm Moon was the last full moon of Winter. The March 4 Full Moon was the full moon in Virgo.

Wednesday, April 2, 1969 at 1:45 PM

The full moon in April 1969 was on Wednesday, April 2, 1969 at 1:45 PM. The Full Pink Moon was the first full moon of Spring. The April 2 Full Moon was the full moon in Libra.

Friday, May 2, 1969 at 1:13 AM

The first full moon in May 1969 was on Friday, May 2, 1969 at 1:13 AM. The Super Flower Moon was the second full moon of Spring. The May 2 Full Moon was the full moon in Scorpio.

Saturday, May 31, 1969 at 9:18 AM

The second full moon in May 1969 was on Saturday, May 31, 1969 at 9:18 AM. The Super Blue Moon was the last full moon of Spring. The May 31 Full Moon was the full moon in Sagittarius.

Sunday, June 29, 1969 at 4:04 PM

The full moon in June 1969 was on Sunday, June 29, 1969 at 4:04 PM. The Super Strawberry Moon was the first full moon of Summer. The June 29 Full Moon was the full moon in Capricorn.

Monday, July 28, 1969 at 10:45 PM

The full moon in July 1969 was on Monday, July 28, 1969 at 10:45 PM. The Super Buck Moon was the second full moon of Summer. The July 28 Full Moon was the full moon in Aquarius.

Wednesday, August 27, 1969 at 6:32 AM

The full moon in August 1969 was on Wednesday, August 27, 1969 at 6:32 AM. The Super Sturgeon Moon was the last full moon of Summer. The August 27 Full Moon was the full moon in Pisces.

Thursday, September 25, 1969 at 4:21 PM

The full moon in September 1969 was on Thursday, September 25, 1969 at 4:21 PM. The Full Harvest Moon was the first full moon of Autumn. The September 25 Full Moon was the full moon in Aries.

Saturday, October 25, 1969 at 4:44 AM

The full moon in October 1969 was on Saturday, October 25, 1969 at 4:44 AM. The Full Hunter’s Moon was the second full moon of Autumn. The October 25 Full Moon was the full moon in Taurus.

Sunday, November 23, 1969 at 6:54 PM

The full moon in November 1969 was on Sunday, November 23, 1969 at 6:54 PM. The Full Beaver Moon was the last full moon of Autumn. The November 23 Full Moon was the full moon in Gemini.

Tuesday, December 23, 1969 at 12:35 PM

The full moon in December 1969 was on Tuesday, December 23, 1969 at 12:35 PM. The Full Cold Moon was the first full moon of Winter. The December 23 Full Moon was the full moon in Cancer.

What were the Full Moon Names in 1969?

The names of the full moons in 1969 were:

  • Full Wolf Moon on January 3, 1969
  • Full Snow Moon on February 2, 1969
  • Full Worm Moon on March 4, 1969
  • Full Pink Moon on April 2, 1969
  • Super Flower Moon on May 2, 1969
  • Super Blue Moon on May 31, 1969
  • Super Strawberry Moon on June 29, 1969
  • Super Buck Moon on July 28, 1969
  • Super Sturgeon Moon on August 27, 1969
  • Full Harvest Moon on September 25, 1969
  • Full Hunter’s Moon on October 25, 1969
  • Full Beaver Moon on November 23, 1969
  • Full Cold Moon on December 23, 1969

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 1969 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.