2020 Moon Phases: Lunar Phases Calendar for 2020

The 2020 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 2020? Check out the dates below.

Photo of the full moon for the dates of the 2020 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.

2020 Moon Phases Calendar

Below are the lunar phases for 2020 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 2020 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in January 2020 included:

Lunar PhaseU.S. Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
First QuarterJanuary 2, 2020 11:45  PM ESTJanuary 3, 2020 4:45 AM UTC
Full MoonJanuary 10, 2020 2:21  PM ESTJanuary 10, 2020 7:21 PM UTC
Last QuarterJanuary 17, 2020 7:58  AM ESTJanuary 17, 2020 12:58 PM UTC
New MoonJanuary 24, 2020 4:42  PM ESTJanuary 24, 2020 9:42 PM UTC

February 2020 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in February 2020 included:

Lunar PhaseU.S. Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
First QuarterFebruary 1, 2020 8:42  PM ESTFebruary 2, 2020 1:42 AM UTC
Full MoonFebruary 9, 2020 2:33  AM ESTFebruary 9, 2020 7:33 AM UTC
Last QuarterFebruary 15, 2020 5:17  PM ESTFebruary 15, 2020 10:17 PM UTC
New MoonFebruary 23, 2020 10:32  AM ESTFebruary 23, 2020 3:32 PM UTC

March 2020 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in March 2020 included:

Lunar PhaseU.S. Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
First QuarterMarch 2, 2020 2:57  PM ESTMarch 2, 2020 7:57 PM UTC
Full MoonMarch 9, 2020 1:48 PM EDTMarch 9, 2020 5:48 PM UTC
Last QuarterMarch 16, 2020 5:34 AM EDTMarch 16, 2020 9:34 AM UTC
New MoonMarch 24, 2020 5:28 AM EDTMarch 24, 2020 9:28 AM UTC

April 2020 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in April 2020 included:

Lunar PhaseU.S. Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
First QuarterApril 1, 2020 6:21 AM EDTApril 1, 2020 10:21 AM UTC
Full MoonApril 7, 2020 10:35 PM EDTApril 8, 2020 2:35 AM UTC
Last QuarterApril 14, 2020 6:56 PM EDTApril 14, 2020 10:56 PM UTC
New MoonApril 22, 2020 10:26 PM EDTApril 23, 2020 2:26 AM UTC
First QuarterApril 30, 2020 4:38 PM EDTApril 30, 2020 8:38 PM UTC

May 2020 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in May 2020 included:

Lunar PhaseU.S. Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
Full MoonMay 7, 2020 6:45 AM EDTMay 7, 2020 10:45 AM UTC
Last QuarterMay 14, 2020 10:03 AM EDTMay 14, 2020 2:03 PM UTC
New MoonMay 22, 2020 1:39 PM EDTMay 22, 2020 5:39 PM UTC
First QuarterMay 29, 2020 11:30 PM EDTMay 30, 2020 3:30 AM UTC

June 2020 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in June 2020 included:

Lunar PhaseU.S. Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
Full MoonJune 5, 2020 3:12 PM EDTJune 5, 2020 7:12 PM UTC
Last QuarterJune 13, 2020 2:24 AM EDTJune 13, 2020 6:24 AM UTC
New MoonJune 21, 2020 2:41 AM EDTJune 21, 2020 6:41 AM UTC
First QuarterJune 28, 2020 4:16 AM EDTJune 28, 2020 8:16 AM UTC

July 2020 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in July 2020 included:

Lunar PhaseU.S. Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
Full MoonJuly 5, 2020 12:44 AM EDTJuly 5, 2020 4:44 AM UTC
Last QuarterJuly 12, 2020 7:29 PM EDTJuly 12, 2020 11:29 PM UTC
New MoonJuly 20, 2020 1:33 PM EDTJuly 20, 2020 5:33 PM UTC
First QuarterJuly 27, 2020 8:32 AM EDTJuly 27, 2020 12:32 PM UTC

August 2020 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in August 2020 included:

Lunar PhaseU.S. Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
Full MoonAugust 3, 2020 11:59 AM EDTAugust 3, 2020 3:59 PM UTC
Last QuarterAugust 11, 2020 12:45 PM EDTAugust 11, 2020 4:45 PM UTC
New MoonAugust 18, 2020 10:41 PM EDTAugust 19, 2020 2:41 AM UTC
First QuarterAugust 25, 2020 1:58 PM EDTAugust 25, 2020 5:58 PM UTC

September 2020 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in September 2020 included:

Lunar PhaseU.S. Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
Full MoonSeptember 2, 2020 1:22 AM EDTSeptember 2, 2020 5:22 AM UTC
Last QuarterSeptember 10, 2020 5:26 AM EDTSeptember 10, 2020 9:26 AM UTC
New MoonSeptember 17, 2020 7:00 AM EDTSeptember 17, 2020 11:00 AM UTC
First QuarterSeptember 23, 2020 9:55 PM EDTSeptember 24, 2020 1:55 AM UTC

October 2020 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in October 2020 included:

Lunar PhaseU.S. Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
Full MoonOctober 1, 2020 5:05 PM EDTOctober 1, 2020 9:05 PM UTC
Last QuarterOctober 9, 2020 8:39 PM EDTOctober 10, 2020 12:39 AM UTC
New MoonOctober 16, 2020 3:31 PM EDTOctober 16, 2020 7:31 PM UTC
First QuarterOctober 23, 2020 9:23 AM EDTOctober 23, 2020 1:23 PM UTC
Full MoonOctober 31, 2020 10:49 AM EDTOctober 31, 2020 2:49 PM UTC

November 2020 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in November 2020 included:

Lunar PhaseU.S. Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
Last QuarterNovember 8, 2020 8:46  AM ESTNovember 8, 2020 1:46 PM UTC
New MoonNovember 15, 2020 12:07  AM ESTNovember 15, 2020 5:07 AM UTC
First QuarterNovember 21, 2020 11:45  PM ESTNovember 22, 2020 4:45 AM UTC
Full MoonNovember 30, 2020 4:30  AM ESTNovember 30, 2020 9:30 AM UTC

December 2020 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in December 2020 included:

Lunar PhaseU.S. Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
Last QuarterDecember 7, 2020 7:37  PM ESTDecember 8, 2020 12:37 AM UTC
New MoonDecember 14, 2020 11:17  AM ESTDecember 14, 2020 4:17 PM UTC
First QuarterDecember 21, 2020 6:41  PM ESTDecember 21, 2020 11:41 PM UTC
Full MoonDecember 29, 2020 10:28  PM ESTDecember 30, 2020 3:28 AM UTC
Photo of the full moon for the dates of the 2020 Moon Phases