2012 Moon Phases: Lunar Phases Calendar for 2012

The 2012 Moon Phases calendar takes you back to the dates of the new, first quarter, full, and last quarter moons for each month of the year.

Photo of the full moon for the dates of the 2012 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.

2012 Moon Phases Calendar

Below are the lunar phases for 2012 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 2012 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in January 2012 included:

Lunar PhaseU.S. Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
First QuarterJanuary 1, 2012 1:15  AM ESTJanuary 1, 2012 6:15 AM UTC
Full MoonJanuary 9, 2012 2:30  AM ESTJanuary 9, 2012 7:30 AM UTC
Last QuarterJanuary 16, 2012 4:08  AM ESTJanuary 16, 2012 9:08 AM UTC
New MoonJanuary 23, 2012 2:39  AM ESTJanuary 23, 2012 7:39 AM UTC
First QuarterJanuary 30, 2012 11:10  PM ESTJanuary 31, 2012 4:10 AM UTC

February 2012 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in February 2012 included:

Lunar PhaseU.S. Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
Full MoonFebruary 7, 2012 4:54  PM ESTFebruary 7, 2012 9:54 PM UTC
Last QuarterFebruary 14, 2012 12:04  PM ESTFebruary 14, 2012 5:04 PM UTC
New MoonFebruary 21, 2012 5:35  PM ESTFebruary 21, 2012 10:35 PM UTC

March 2012 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in March 2012 included:

Lunar PhaseU.S. Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
First QuarterFebruary 29, 2012 8:22  PM ESTMarch 1, 2012 1:22 AM UTC
Full MoonMarch 8, 2012 4:39  AM ESTMarch 8, 2012 9:39 AM UTC
Last QuarterMarch 14, 2012 9:25 PM EDTMarch 15, 2012 1:25 AM UTC
New MoonMarch 22, 2012 10:37 AM EDTMarch 22, 2012 2:37 PM UTC
First QuarterMarch 30, 2012 3:41 PM EDTMarch 30, 2012 7:41 PM UTC

April 2012 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in April 2012 included:

Lunar PhaseU.S. Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
Full MoonApril 6, 2012 3:19 PM EDTApril 6, 2012 7:19 PM UTC
Last QuarterApril 13, 2012 6:50 AM EDTApril 13, 2012 10:50 AM UTC
New MoonApril 21, 2012 3:18 AM EDTApril 21, 2012 7:18 AM UTC
First QuarterApril 29, 2012 5:58 AM EDTApril 29, 2012 9:58 AM UTC

May 2012 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in May 2012 included:

Lunar PhaseU.S. Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
Full MoonMay 5, 2012 11:35 PM EDTMay 6, 2012 3:35 AM UTC
Last QuarterMay 12, 2012 5:47 PM EDTMay 12, 2012 9:47 PM UTC
New MoonMay 20, 2012 7:47 PM EDTMay 20, 2012 11:47 PM UTC
First QuarterMay 28, 2012 4:16 PM EDTMay 28, 2012 8:16 PM UTC

June 2012 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in June 2012 included:

Lunar PhaseU.S. Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
Full MoonJune 4, 2012 7:11 AM EDTJune 4, 2012 11:11 AM UTC
Last QuarterJune 11, 2012 6:41 AM EDTJune 11, 2012 10:41 AM UTC
New MoonJune 19, 2012 11:02 AM EDTJune 19, 2012 3:02 PM UTC
First QuarterJune 26, 2012 11:30 PM EDTJune 27, 2012 3:30 AM UTC

July 2012 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in July 2012 included:

Lunar PhaseU.S. Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
Full MoonJuly 3, 2012 2:52 PM EDTJuly 3, 2012 6:52 PM UTC
Last QuarterJuly 10, 2012 9:48 PM EDTJuly 11, 2012 1:48 AM UTC
New MoonJuly 19, 2012 12:24 AM EDTJuly 19, 2012 4:24 AM UTC
First QuarterJuly 26, 2012 4:56 AM EDTJuly 26, 2012 8:56 AM UTC

August 2012 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in August 2012 included:

Lunar PhaseU.S. Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
Full MoonAugust 1, 2012 11:27 PM EDTAugust 2, 2012 3:27 AM UTC
Last QuarterAugust 9, 2012 2:55 PM EDTAugust 9, 2012 6:55 PM UTC
New MoonAugust 17, 2012 11:55 AM EDTAugust 17, 2012 3:55 PM UTC
First QuarterAugust 24, 2012 9:53 AM EDTAugust 24, 2012 1:53 PM UTC
Full MoonAugust 31, 2012 9:58 AM EDTAugust 31, 2012 1:58 PM UTC

September 2012 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in September 2012 included:

Lunar PhaseU.S. Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
Last QuarterSeptember 8, 2012 9:15 AM EDTSeptember 8, 2012 1:15 PM UTC
New MoonSeptember 15, 2012 10:11 PM EDTSeptember 16, 2012 2:11 AM UTC
First QuarterSeptember 22, 2012 3:41 PM EDTSeptember 22, 2012 7:41 PM UTC
Full MoonSeptember 29, 2012 11:19 PM EDTSeptember 30, 2012 3:19 AM UTC

October 2012 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in October 2012 included:

Lunar PhaseU.S. Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
Last QuarterOctober 8, 2012 3:33 AM EDTOctober 8, 2012 7:33 AM UTC
New MoonOctober 15, 2012 8:02 AM EDTOctober 15, 2012 12:02 PM UTC
First QuarterOctober 21, 2012 11:32 PM EDTOctober 22, 2012 3:32 AM UTC
Full MoonOctober 29, 2012 3:50 PM EDTOctober 29, 2012 7:50 PM UTC

November 2012 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in November 2012 included:

Lunar PhaseU.S. Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
Last QuarterNovember 6, 2012 7:36  PM ESTNovember 7, 2012 12:36 AM UTC
New MoonNovember 13, 2012 5:08  PM ESTNovember 13, 2012 10:08 PM UTC
First QuarterNovember 20, 2012 9:31  AM ESTNovember 20, 2012 2:31 PM UTC
Full MoonNovember 28, 2012 9:46  AM ESTNovember 28, 2012 2:46 PM UTC

December 2012 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in December 2012 included:

Lunar PhaseU.S. Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
Last QuarterDecember 6, 2012 10:32  AM ESTDecember 6, 2012 3:32 PM UTC
New MoonDecember 13, 2012 3:42  AM ESTDecember 13, 2012 8:42 AM UTC
First QuarterDecember 20, 2012 12:19  AM ESTDecember 20, 2012 5:19 AM UTC
Full MoonDecember 28, 2012 5:21  AM ESTDecember 28, 2012 10:21 AM UTC
Photo of the full moon for the dates of the 2012 Moon Phases