1981 Moon Phases: Lunar Phases Calendar for 1981

The 1981 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. When did the 4 core phases of the lunar calendar occur in 1981? Check out the dates below.

Photo of the full moon for the dates of the 1981 Moon Phases

The dates and times provided byΒ NASAΒ for the United States (USA) Eastern Standard Time (EST) and Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) timezones. Also below is the Coordinated Universal TimeΒ (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.

Moon Phases of 1981

Below are the moon phases for 1981 including the new moon, first quarter, full moon, and last quarter that were on the calendar for each month. The date and times are based on both the United States Eastern Time Zone and UTC.

January 1981 Moon Phases

The moon phases of January 1981 were:

Moon PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
πŸŒ‘ New MoonJanuary 6, 1981 2:24 β€―AM ESTJanuary 6, 1981 7:24 AM UTC
πŸŒ“ First QuarterJanuary 13, 1981 5:10 β€―AM ESTJanuary 13, 1981 10:10 AM UTC
πŸŒ• Full MoonJanuary 20, 1981 2:39 β€―AM ESTJanuary 20, 1981 7:39 AM UTC
πŸŒ— Last QuarterJanuary 27, 1981 11:19 β€―PM ESTJanuary 28, 1981 4:19 AM UTC

February 1981 Moon Phases

The moon phases of February 1981 were:

Moon PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
πŸŒ‘ New MoonFebruary 4, 1981 5:14 β€―PM ESTFebruary 4, 1981 10:14 PM UTC
πŸŒ“ First QuarterFebruary 11, 1981 12:49 β€―PM ESTFebruary 11, 1981 5:49 PM UTC
πŸŒ• Full MoonFebruary 18, 1981 5:58 β€―PM ESTFebruary 18, 1981 10:58 PM UTC
πŸŒ— Last QuarterFebruary 26, 1981 8:14 β€―PM ESTFebruary 27, 1981 1:14 AM UTC

March 1981 Moon Phases

The moon phases of March 1981 were:

Moon PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
πŸŒ‘ New MoonMarch 6, 1981 5:31 β€―AM ESTMarch 6, 1981 10:31 AM UTC
πŸŒ“ First QuarterMarch 12, 1981 8:50 β€―PM ESTMarch 13, 1981 1:50 AM UTC
πŸŒ• Full MoonMarch 20, 1981 10:22 β€―AM ESTMarch 20, 1981 3:22 PM UTC
πŸŒ— Last QuarterMarch 28, 1981 2:34 β€―PM ESTMarch 28, 1981 7:34 PM UTC

April 1981 Moon Phases

The moon phases of April 1981 were:

Moon PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
πŸŒ‘ New MoonApril 4, 1981 3:19 β€―PM ESTApril 4, 1981 8:19 PM UTC
πŸŒ“ First QuarterApril 11, 1981 6:11 β€―AM ESTApril 11, 1981 11:11 AM UTC
πŸŒ• Full MoonApril 19, 1981 2:59 β€―AM ESTApril 19, 1981 7:59 AM UTC
πŸŒ— Last QuarterApril 27, 1981 6:15 AM EDTApril 27, 1981 10:15 AM UTC

May 1981 Moon Phases

The moon phases of May 1981 were:

Moon PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
πŸŒ‘ New MoonMay 4, 1981 12:19 AM EDTMay 4, 1981 4:19 AM UTC
πŸŒ“ First QuarterMay 10, 1981 6:22 PM EDTMay 10, 1981 10:22 PM UTC
πŸŒ• Full MoonMay 18, 1981 8:04 PM EDTMay 19, 1981 12:04 AM UTC
πŸŒ— Last QuarterMay 26, 1981 5:00 PM EDTMay 26, 1981 9:00 PM UTC

June 1981 Moon Phases

The moon phases of June 1981 were:

Moon PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
πŸŒ‘ New MoonJune 2, 1981 7:32 AM EDTJune 2, 1981 11:32 AM UTC
πŸŒ“ First QuarterJune 9, 1981 7:33 AM EDTJune 9, 1981 11:33 AM UTC
πŸŒ• Full MoonJune 17, 1981 11:05 AM EDTJune 17, 1981 3:05 PM UTC
πŸŒ— Last QuarterJune 25, 1981 12:25 AM EDTJune 25, 1981 4:25 AM UTC

July 1981 Moon Phases

The moon phases of July 1981 were:

Moon PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
πŸŒ‘ New MoonJuly 1, 1981 3:03 PM EDTJuly 1, 1981 7:03 PM UTC
πŸŒ“ First QuarterJuly 8, 1981 10:40 PM EDTJuly 9, 1981 2:40 AM UTC
πŸŒ• Full MoonJuly 17, 1981 12:39 AM EDTJuly 17, 1981 4:39 AM UTC
πŸŒ— Last QuarterJuly 24, 1981 5:40 AM EDTJuly 24, 1981 9:40 AM UTC
πŸŒ‘ New MoonJuly 30, 1981 11:52 PM EDTJuly 31, 1981 3:52 AM UTC

August 1981 Moon Phases

The moon phases of August 1981 were:

Moon PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
πŸŒ“ First QuarterAugust 7, 1981 3:26 PM EDTAugust 7, 1981 7:26 PM UTC
πŸŒ• Full MoonAugust 15, 1981 12:37 PM EDTAugust 15, 1981 4:37 PM UTC
πŸŒ— Last QuarterAugust 22, 1981 10:16 AM EDTAugust 22, 1981 2:16 PM UTC
πŸŒ‘ New MoonAugust 29, 1981 10:44 AM EDTAugust 29, 1981 2:44 PM UTC

September 1981 Moon Phases

The moon phases of September 1981 were:

Moon PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
πŸŒ“ First QuarterSeptember 6, 1981 9:26 AM EDTSeptember 6, 1981 1:26 PM UTC
πŸŒ• Full MoonSeptember 13, 1981 11:09 PM EDTSeptember 14, 1981 3:09 AM UTC
πŸŒ— Last QuarterSeptember 20, 1981 3:48 PM EDTSeptember 20, 1981 7:48 PM UTC
πŸŒ‘ New MoonSeptember 28, 1981 12:07 AM EDTSeptember 28, 1981 4:07 AM UTC

October 1981 Moon Phases

The moon phases of October 1981 were:

Moon PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
πŸŒ“ First QuarterOctober 6, 1981 3:45 AM EDTOctober 6, 1981 7:45 AM UTC
πŸŒ• Full MoonOctober 13, 1981 8:49 AM EDTOctober 13, 1981 12:49 PM UTC
πŸŒ— Last QuarterOctober 19, 1981 11:41 PM EDTOctober 20, 1981 3:41 AM UTC
πŸŒ‘ New MoonOctober 27, 1981 3:13 β€―PM ESTOctober 27, 1981 8:13 PM UTC

November 1981 Moon Phases

The moon phases of November 1981 were:

Moon PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
πŸŒ“ First QuarterNovember 4, 1981 8:09 β€―PM ESTNovember 5, 1981 1:09 AM UTC
πŸŒ• Full MoonNovember 11, 1981 5:26 β€―PM ESTNovember 11, 1981 10:26 PM UTC
πŸŒ— Last QuarterNovember 18, 1981 9:54 β€―AM ESTNovember 18, 1981 2:54 PM UTC
πŸŒ‘ New MoonNovember 26, 1981 9:38 β€―AM ESTNovember 26, 1981 2:38 PM UTC

December 1981 Moon Phases

The moon phases of December 1981 were:

Moon PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
πŸŒ“ First QuarterDecember 4, 1981 11:22 β€―AM ESTDecember 4, 1981 4:22 PM UTC
πŸŒ• Full MoonDecember 11, 1981 3:41 β€―AM ESTDecember 11, 1981 8:41 AM UTC
πŸŒ— Last QuarterDecember 18, 1981 12:47 β€―AM ESTDecember 18, 1981 5:47 AM UTC
πŸŒ‘ New MoonDecember 26, 1981 5:10 β€―AM ESTDecember 26, 1981 10:10 AM UTC
Photo of the full moon for the dates of the 1981 Moon Phases