1956 Moon Phases: Lunar Phases Calendar for 1956

The 1956 Moon Phases schedule will help you look back at when the new, first quarter, full, and last quarter moons occurred each month of the year.

Photo of the moon for the dates of the 1956 Moon Phases

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.

1956 Moon Phases Calendar

Below are the lunar phases for 1956 including the new moon, first quarter, full moon, and last quarter that were on the schedule for each month. The date and times are based on both the United States Eastern Time Zone and UTC.

January 1956 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in January 1956 included:

Lunar PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
Last QuarterJanuary 4, 1956 5:41  PM ESTJanuary 4, 1956 10:41 PM UTC
New MoonJanuary 12, 1956 10:01  PM ESTJanuary 13, 1956 3:01 AM UTC
First QuarterJanuary 20, 1956 5:58  PM ESTJanuary 20, 1956 10:58 PM UTC
Full MoonJanuary 27, 1956 9:40  AM ESTJanuary 27, 1956 2:40 PM UTC

February 1956 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in February 1956 included:

Lunar PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
Last QuarterFebruary 3, 1956 11:08  AM ESTFebruary 3, 1956 4:08 PM UTC
New MoonFebruary 11, 1956 4:38  PM ESTFebruary 11, 1956 9:38 PM UTC
First QuarterFebruary 19, 1956 4:21  AM ESTFebruary 19, 1956 9:21 AM UTC
Full MoonFebruary 25, 1956 8:42  PM ESTFebruary 26, 1956 1:42 AM UTC

March 1956 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in March 1956 included:

Lunar PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
Last QuarterMarch 4, 1956 6:53  AM ESTMarch 4, 1956 11:53 AM UTC
New MoonMarch 12, 1956 8:37  AM ESTMarch 12, 1956 1:37 PM UTC
First QuarterMarch 19, 1956 12:14  PM ESTMarch 19, 1956 5:14 PM UTC
Full MoonMarch 26, 1956 8:11  AM ESTMarch 26, 1956 1:11 PM UTC

April 1956 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in April 1956 included:

Lunar PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
Last QuarterApril 3, 1956 3:06  AM ESTApril 3, 1956 8:06 AM UTC
New MoonApril 10, 1956 9:39  PM ESTApril 11, 1956 2:39 AM UTC
First QuarterApril 17, 1956 6:28  PM ESTApril 17, 1956 11:28 PM UTC
Full MoonApril 24, 1956 8:40  PM ESTApril 25, 1956 1:40 AM UTC

May 1956 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in May 1956 included:

Lunar PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
Last QuarterMay 2, 1956 9:55  PM ESTMay 3, 1956 2:55 AM UTC
New MoonMay 10, 1956 9:04 AM EDTMay 10, 1956 1:04 PM UTC
First QuarterMay 17, 1956 1:15 AM EDTMay 17, 1956 5:15 AM UTC
Full MoonMay 24, 1956 11:26 AM EDTMay 24, 1956 3:26 PM UTC

June 1956 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in June 1956 included:

Lunar PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
Last QuarterJune 1, 1956 3:13 PM EDTJune 1, 1956 7:13 PM UTC
New MoonJune 8, 1956 5:29 PM EDTJune 8, 1956 9:29 PM UTC
First QuarterJune 15, 1956 7:56 AM EDTJune 15, 1956 11:56 AM UTC
Full MoonJune 23, 1956 2:13 AM EDTJune 23, 1956 6:13 AM UTC

July 1956 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in July 1956 included:

Lunar PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
Last QuarterJuly 1, 1956 4:41 AM EDTJuly 1, 1956 8:41 AM UTC
New MoonJuly 8, 1956 12:37 AM EDTJuly 8, 1956 4:37 AM UTC
First QuarterJuly 14, 1956 4:46 PM EDTJuly 14, 1956 8:46 PM UTC
Full MoonJuly 22, 1956 5:29 PM EDTJuly 22, 1956 9:29 PM UTC
Last QuarterJuly 30, 1956 3:31 PM EDTJuly 30, 1956 7:31 PM UTC

August 1956 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in August 1956 included:

Lunar PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
New MoonAugust 6, 1956 7:25 AM EDTAugust 6, 1956 11:25 AM UTC
First QuarterAugust 13, 1956 4:45 AM EDTAugust 13, 1956 8:45 AM UTC
Full MoonAugust 21, 1956 8:38 AM EDTAugust 21, 1956 12:38 PM UTC
Last QuarterAugust 29, 1956 12:13 AM EDTAugust 29, 1956 4:13 AM UTC

September 1956 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in September 1956 included:

Lunar PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
New MoonSeptember 4, 1956 2:57 PM EDTSeptember 4, 1956 6:57 PM UTC
First QuarterSeptember 11, 1956 8:13 PM EDTSeptember 12, 1956 12:13 AM UTC
Full MoonSeptember 19, 1956 11:19 PM EDTSeptember 20, 1956 3:19 AM UTC
Last QuarterSeptember 27, 1956 7:25 AM EDTSeptember 27, 1956 11:25 AM UTC

October 1956 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in October 1956 included:

Lunar PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
New MoonOctober 4, 1956 12:25 AM EDTOctober 4, 1956 4:25 AM UTC
First QuarterOctober 11, 1956 2:44 PM EDTOctober 11, 1956 6:44 PM UTC
Full MoonOctober 19, 1956 1:25 PM EDTOctober 19, 1956 5:25 PM UTC
Last QuarterOctober 26, 1956 2:02 PM EDTOctober 26, 1956 6:02 PM UTC

November 1956 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in November 1956 included:

Lunar PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
New MoonNovember 2, 1956 11:44  AM ESTNovember 2, 1956 4:44 PM UTC
First QuarterNovember 10, 1956 10:09  AM ESTNovember 10, 1956 3:09 PM UTC
Full MoonNovember 18, 1956 1:44  AM ESTNovember 18, 1956 6:44 AM UTC
Last QuarterNovember 24, 1956 8:13  PM ESTNovember 25, 1956 1:13 AM UTC

December 1956 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in December 1956 included:

Lunar PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
New MoonDecember 2, 1956 3:12  AM ESTDecember 2, 1956 8:12 AM UTC
First QuarterDecember 10, 1956 6:51  AM ESTDecember 10, 1956 11:51 AM UTC
Full MoonDecember 17, 1956 2:06  PM ESTDecember 17, 1956 7:06 PM UTC
Last QuarterDecember 24, 1956 5:10  AM ESTDecember 24, 1956 10:10 AM UTC
New MoonDecember 31, 1956 9:13  PM ESTJanuary 1, 1957 2:13 AM UTC
Photo of the moon for the dates of the 1956 Moon Phases