2016 Moon Phases: Lunar Phases Calendar for 2016

The 2016 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 2016 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.

2016 Moon Phases Calendar

Below are the lunar phases for 2016 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 2016 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in January 2016 included:

PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
Last QuarterJanuary 2, 2016 12:30  AM ESTJanuary 2, 2016 5:30 AM UTC
New MoonJanuary 9, 2016 8:30  PM ESTJanuary 10, 2016 1:30 AM UTC
First QuarterJanuary 16, 2016 6:26  PM ESTJanuary 16, 2016 11:26 PM UTC
Full MoonJanuary 23, 2016 8:46  PM ESTJanuary 24, 2016 1:46 AM UTC

February 2016 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in February 2016 included:

PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
Last QuarterJanuary 31, 2016 10:28  PM ESTFebruary 1, 2016 3:28 AM UTC
New MoonFebruary 8, 2016 9:39  AM ESTFebruary 8, 2016 2:39 PM UTC
First QuarterFebruary 15, 2016 2:46  AM ESTFebruary 15, 2016 7:46 AM UTC
Full MoonFebruary 22, 2016 1:20  PM ESTFebruary 22, 2016 6:20 PM UTC

March 2016 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in March 2016 included:

PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
Last QuarterMarch 1, 2016 6:11  PM ESTMarch 1, 2016 11:11 PM UTC
New MoonMarch 8, 2016 8:54  PM ESTMarch 9, 2016 1:54 AM UTC
First QuarterMarch 15, 2016 1:03 PM EDTMarch 15, 2016 5:03 PM UTC
Full MoonMarch 23, 2016 8:01 AM EDTMarch 23, 2016 12:01 PM UTC
Last QuarterMarch 31, 2016 11:17 AM EDTMarch 31, 2016 3:17 PM UTC

April 2016 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in April 2016 included:

PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
New MoonApril 7, 2016 7:24 AM EDTApril 7, 2016 11:24 AM UTC
First QuarterApril 13, 2016 11:59 PM EDTApril 14, 2016 3:59 AM UTC
Full MoonApril 22, 2016 1:24 AM EDTApril 22, 2016 5:24 AM UTC
Last QuarterApril 29, 2016 11:29 PM EDTApril 30, 2016 3:29 AM UTC

May 2016 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in May 2016 included:

PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
New MoonMay 6, 2016 3:30 PM EDTMay 6, 2016 7:30 PM UTC
First QuarterMay 13, 2016 1:02 PM EDTMay 13, 2016 5:02 PM UTC
Full MoonMay 21, 2016 5:15 PM EDTMay 21, 2016 9:15 PM UTC
Last QuarterMay 29, 2016 8:12 AM EDTMay 29, 2016 12:12 PM UTC

June 2016 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in June 2016 included:

PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
New MoonJune 4, 2016 11:00 PM EDTJune 5, 2016 3:00 AM UTC
First QuarterJune 12, 2016 4:10 AM EDTJune 12, 2016 8:10 AM UTC
Full MoonJune 20, 2016 7:02 AM EDTJune 20, 2016 11:02 AM UTC
Last QuarterJune 27, 2016 2:19 PM EDTJune 27, 2016 6:19 PM UTC

July 2016 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in July 2016 included:

PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
New MoonJuly 4, 2016 7:01 AM EDTJuly 4, 2016 11:01 AM UTC
First QuarterJuly 11, 2016 8:52 PM EDTJuly 12, 2016 12:52 AM UTC
Full MoonJuly 19, 2016 6:57 PM EDTJuly 19, 2016 10:57 PM UTC
Last QuarterJuly 26, 2016 7:00 PM EDTJuly 26, 2016 11:00 PM UTC

August 2016 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in August 2016 included:

PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
New MoonAugust 2, 2016 4:45 PM EDTAugust 2, 2016 8:45 PM UTC
First QuarterAugust 10, 2016 2:21 PM EDTAugust 10, 2016 6:21 PM UTC
Full MoonAugust 18, 2016 5:27 AM EDTAugust 18, 2016 9:27 AM UTC
Last QuarterAugust 24, 2016 11:41 PM EDTAugust 25, 2016 3:41 AM UTC

September 2016 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in September 2016 included:

PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
New MoonSeptember 1, 2016 5:03 AM EDTSeptember 1, 2016 9:03 AM UTC
First QuarterSeptember 9, 2016 7:49 AM EDTSeptember 9, 2016 11:49 AM UTC
Full MoonSeptember 16, 2016 3:05 PM EDTSeptember 16, 2016 7:05 PM UTC
Last QuarterSeptember 23, 2016 5:56 AM EDTSeptember 23, 2016 9:56 AM UTC
New MoonSeptember 30, 2016 8:12 PM EDTOctober 1, 2016 12:12 AM UTC

October 2016 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in October 2016 included:

PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
First QuarterOctober 9, 2016 12:33 AM EDTOctober 9, 2016 4:33 AM UTC
Full MoonOctober 16, 2016 12:23 AM EDTOctober 16, 2016 4:23 AM UTC
Last QuarterOctober 22, 2016 3:14 PM EDTOctober 22, 2016 7:14 PM UTC
New MoonOctober 30, 2016 1:38 PM EDTOctober 30, 2016 5:38 PM UTC

November 2016 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in November 2016 included:

PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
First QuarterNovember 7, 2016 2:51  PM ESTNovember 7, 2016 7:51 PM UTC
Full MoonNovember 14, 2016 8:52  AM ESTNovember 14, 2016 1:52 PM UTC
Last QuarterNovember 21, 2016 3:33  AM ESTNovember 21, 2016 8:33 AM UTC
New MoonNovember 29, 2016 7:18  AM ESTNovember 29, 2016 12:18 PM UTC

December 2016 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in December 2016 included:

PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
First QuarterDecember 7, 2016 4:03  AM ESTDecember 7, 2016 9:03 AM UTC
Full MoonDecember 13, 2016 7:05  PM ESTDecember 14, 2016 12:05 AM UTC
Last QuarterDecember 20, 2016 8:56  PM ESTDecember 21, 2016 1:56 AM UTC
New MoonDecember 29, 2016 1:53  AM ESTDecember 29, 2016 6:53 AM UTC
Photo of the full moon for the dates of the 2016 Moon Phases