1987 Moon Phases: Lunar Phases Calendar for 1987

The 1987 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 1987? Check out the dates below.

Photo of the full moon for the dates of the 1987 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.

1987 Moon Phases Calendar

Below are the lunar phases for 1987 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 1987 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in January 1987 included:

Lunar PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
First QuarterJanuary 6, 1987 5:35  PM ESTJanuary 6, 1987 10:35 PM UTC
Full MoonJanuary 14, 1987 9:31  PM ESTJanuary 15, 1987 2:31 AM UTC
Last QuarterJanuary 22, 1987 5:45  PM ESTJanuary 22, 1987 10:45 PM UTC
New MoonJanuary 29, 1987 8:44  AM ESTJanuary 29, 1987 1:44 PM UTC

February 1987 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in February 1987 included:

Lunar PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
First QuarterFebruary 5, 1987 11:21  AM ESTFebruary 5, 1987 4:21 PM UTC
Full MoonFebruary 13, 1987 3:58  PM ESTFebruary 13, 1987 8:58 PM UTC
Last QuarterFebruary 21, 1987 3:56  AM ESTFebruary 21, 1987 8:56 AM UTC
New MoonFebruary 27, 1987 7:51  PM ESTFebruary 28, 1987 12:51 AM UTC

March 1987 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in March 1987 included:

Lunar PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
First QuarterMarch 7, 1987 6:58  AM ESTMarch 7, 1987 11:58 AM UTC
Full MoonMarch 15, 1987 8:13  AM ESTMarch 15, 1987 1:13 PM UTC
Last QuarterMarch 22, 1987 11:22  AM ESTMarch 22, 1987 4:22 PM UTC
New MoonMarch 29, 1987 7:46  AM ESTMarch 29, 1987 12:46 PM UTC

April 1987 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in April 1987 included:

Lunar PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
First QuarterApril 6, 1987 3:48 AM EDTApril 6, 1987 7:48 AM UTC
Full MoonApril 13, 1987 10:31 PM EDTApril 14, 1987 2:31 AM UTC
Last QuarterApril 20, 1987 6:15 PM EDTApril 20, 1987 10:15 PM UTC
New MoonApril 27, 1987 9:34 PM EDTApril 28, 1987 1:34 AM UTC

May 1987 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in May 1987 included:

Lunar PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
First QuarterMay 5, 1987 10:25 PM EDTMay 6, 1987 2:25 AM UTC
Full MoonMay 13, 1987 8:50 AM EDTMay 13, 1987 12:50 PM UTC
Last QuarterMay 20, 1987 12:02 AM EDTMay 20, 1987 4:02 AM UTC
New MoonMay 27, 1987 11:13 AM EDTMay 27, 1987 3:13 PM UTC

June 1987 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in June 1987 included:

Lunar PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
First QuarterJune 4, 1987 2:53 PM EDTJune 4, 1987 6:53 PM UTC
Full MoonJune 11, 1987 4:49 PM EDTJune 11, 1987 8:49 PM UTC
Last QuarterJune 18, 1987 7:03 AM EDTJune 18, 1987 11:03 AM UTC
New MoonJune 26, 1987 1:37 AM EDTJune 26, 1987 5:37 AM UTC

July 1987 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in July 1987 included:

Lunar PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
First QuarterJuly 4, 1987 4:34 AM EDTJuly 4, 1987 8:34 AM UTC
Full MoonJuly 10, 1987 11:33 PM EDTJuly 11, 1987 3:33 AM UTC
Last QuarterJuly 17, 1987 4:17 PM EDTJuly 17, 1987 8:17 PM UTC
New MoonJuly 25, 1987 4:38 PM EDTJuly 25, 1987 8:38 PM UTC

August 1987 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in August 1987 included:

Lunar PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
First QuarterAugust 2, 1987 3:24 PM EDTAugust 2, 1987 7:24 PM UTC
Full MoonAugust 9, 1987 6:17 AM EDTAugust 9, 1987 10:17 AM UTC
Last QuarterAugust 16, 1987 4:25 AM EDTAugust 16, 1987 8:25 AM UTC
New MoonAugust 24, 1987 7:59 AM EDTAugust 24, 1987 11:59 AM UTC

September 1987 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in September 1987 included:

Lunar PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
First QuarterAugust 31, 1987 11:48 PM EDTSeptember 1, 1987 3:48 AM UTC
Full MoonSeptember 7, 1987 2:13 PM EDTSeptember 7, 1987 6:13 PM UTC
Last QuarterSeptember 14, 1987 7:45 PM EDTSeptember 14, 1987 11:45 PM UTC
New MoonSeptember 22, 1987 11:08 PM EDTSeptember 23, 1987 3:08 AM UTC
First QuarterSeptember 30, 1987 6:39 AM EDTSeptember 30, 1987 10:39 AM UTC

October 1987 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in October 1987 included:

Lunar PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
Full MoonOctober 7, 1987 12:12 AM EDTOctober 7, 1987 4:12 AM UTC
Last QuarterOctober 14, 1987 2:06 PM EDTOctober 14, 1987 6:06 PM UTC
New MoonOctober 22, 1987 1:28 PM EDTOctober 22, 1987 5:28 PM UTC
First QuarterOctober 29, 1987 12:10  PM ESTOctober 29, 1987 5:10 PM UTC

November 1987 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in November 1987 included:

Lunar PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
Full MoonNovember 5, 1987 11:46  AM ESTNovember 5, 1987 4:46 PM UTC
Last QuarterNovember 13, 1987 9:38  AM ESTNovember 13, 1987 2:38 PM UTC
New MoonNovember 21, 1987 1:33  AM ESTNovember 21, 1987 6:33 AM UTC
First QuarterNovember 27, 1987 7:37  PM ESTNovember 28, 1987 12:37 AM UTC

December 1987 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in December 1987 included:

Lunar PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
Full MoonDecember 5, 1987 3:01  AM ESTDecember 5, 1987 8:01 AM UTC
Last QuarterDecember 13, 1987 6:41  AM ESTDecember 13, 1987 11:41 AM UTC
New MoonDecember 20, 1987 1:25  PM ESTDecember 20, 1987 6:25 PM UTC
First QuarterDecember 27, 1987 5:01  AM ESTDecember 27, 1987 10:01 AM UTC
Photo of the full moon for the dates of the 1987 Moon Phases