2023 Moon Phases: Lunar Phases Calendar for 2023

The 2023 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 2023? Check out the dates below.

Photo of the full moon for the dates of the 2023 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.

2023 Moon Phases Calendar

Below are the lunar phases for 2023 including the new moon, first quarter, full moon, and last quarter for each month. The date and times are based on both the United States Eastern Time Zone and UTC.

January 2023 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in January 2023 included:

PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
Full MoonJanuary 6, 2023 6:08 PM ESTJanuary 6, 2023 11:08 PM UTC
Last QuarterJanuary 14, 2023 9:10 PM ESTJanuary 15, 2023 2:10 AM UTC
New MoonJanuary 21, 2023 3:53 PM ESTJanuary 21, 2023 8:53 PM UTC
First QuarterJanuary 28, 2023 10:19 AM ESTJanuary 28, 2023 3:19 PM UTC

February 2023 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in February 2023 included:

PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
Full MoonFebruary 5, 2023 1:29 PM ESTFebruary 5, 2023 6:29 PM UTC
Last QuarterFebruary 13, 2023 11:01 AM ESTFebruary 13, 2023 4:01 PM UTC
New MoonFebruary 20, 2023 2:06 AM ESTFebruary 20, 2023 7:06 AM UTC
First QuarterFebruary 27, 2023 3:06 AM ESTFebruary 27, 2023 8:06 AM UTC

March 2023 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in March 2023 included:

PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
Full MoonMarch 7, 2023 7:40 AM ESTMarch 7, 2023 12:40 PM UTC
Last QuarterMarch 14, 2023 10:08 PM EDTMarch 15, 2023 2:08 AM UTC
New MoonMarch 21, 2023 1:23 PM EDTMarch 21, 2023 5:23 PM UTC
First QuarterMarch 28, 2023 10:32 PM EDTMarch 29, 2023 2:32 AM UTC

April 2023 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in April 2023 included:

PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
Full MoonApril 6, 2023 12:34 AM EDTApril 6, 2023 4:34 AM UTC
Last QuarterApril 13, 2023 5:11 AM EDTApril 13, 2023 9:11 AM UTC
New MoonApril 20, 2023 12:12 AM EDTApril 20, 2023 4:12 AM UTC
First QuarterApril 27, 2023 5:20 PM EDTApril 27, 2023 9:20 PM UTC

May 2023 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in May 2023 included:

PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
Full MoonMay 5, 2023 1:34 PM EDTMay 5, 2023 5:34 PM UTC
Last QuarterMay 12, 2023 10:28 AM EDTMay 12, 2023 2:28 PM UTC
New MoonMay 19, 2023 11:53 AM EDTMay 19, 2023 3:53 PM UTC
First QuarterMay 27, 2023 11:22 AM EDTMay 27, 2023 3:22 PM UTC

June 2023 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in June 2023 include:

PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
Full MoonJune 3, 2023 11:42 PM EDTJune 4, 2023 3:42 AM UTC
Last QuarterJune 10, 2023 3:31 PM EDTJune 10, 2023 7:31 PM UTC
New MoonJune 18, 2023 12:37 AM EDTJune 18, 2023 4:37 AM UTC
First QuarterJune 26, 2023 3:50 AM EDTJune 26, 2023 7:50 AM UTC

July 2023 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in July 2023 include:

PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
Full MoonJuly 3, 2023 7:39 AM EDTJuly 3, 2023 11:39 AM UTC
Last QuarterJuly 9, 2023 9:48 PM EDTJuly 10, 2023 1:48 AM UTC
New MoonJuly 17, 2023 2:32 PM EDTJuly 17, 2023 6:32 PM UTC
First QuarterJuly 25, 2023 6:07 PM EDTJuly 25, 2023 10:07 PM UTC

August 2023 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in August 2023 include:

PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
Full MoonAugust 1, 2023 2:31 PM EDTAugust 1, 2023 6:31 PM UTC
Last QuarterAugust 8, 2023 6:28 AM EDTAugust 8, 2023 10:28 AM UTC
New MoonAugust 16, 2023 5:38 AM EDTAugust 16, 2023 9:38 AM UTC
First QuarterAugust 24, 2023 5:57 AM EDTAugust 24, 2023 9:57 AM UTC
Full MoonAugust 30, 2023 9:35 PM EDTAugust 31, 2023 1:35 AM UTC

September 2023 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in September 2023 include:

PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
Last QuarterSeptember 6, 2023 6:21 PM EDTSeptember 6, 2023 10:21 PM UTC
New MoonSeptember 14, 2023 9:40 PM EDTSeptember 15, 2023 1:40 AM UTC
First QuarterSeptember 22, 2023 3:32 PM EDTSeptember 22, 2023 7:32 PM UTC
Full MoonSeptember 29, 2023 5:57 AM EDTSeptember 29, 2023 9:57 AM UTC

October 2023 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in October 2023 include:

PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
Last QuarterOctober 6, 2023 9:48 AM EDTOctober 6, 2023 1:48 PM UTC
New MoonOctober 14, 2023 1:55 PM EDTOctober 14, 2023 5:55 PM UTC
First QuarterOctober 21, 2023 11:29 PM EDTOctober 22, 2023 3:29 AM UTC
Full MoonOctober 28, 2023 4:24 PM EDTOctober 28, 2023 8:24 PM UTC

November 2023 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in November 2023 include:

PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
Last QuarterNovember 5, 2023 3:37 AM ESTNovember 5, 2023 8:37 AM UTC
New MoonNovember 13, 2023 4:27 AM ESTNovember 13, 2023 9:27 AM UTC
First QuarterNovember 20, 2023 5:50 AM ESTNovember 20, 2023 10:50 AM UTC
Full MoonNovember 27, 2023 4:16 AM ESTNovember 27, 2023 9:16 AM UTC

December 2023 Moon Phases

The Lunar Phases in December 2023 include:

PhaseUS Eastern Date & TimeUTC Date & Time
Last QuarterDecember 5, 2023 12:49 AM ESTDecember 5, 2023 5:49 AM UTC
New MoonDecember 12, 2023 6:32 PM ESTDecember 12, 2023 11:32 PM UTC
First QuarterDecember 19, 2023 1:39 PM ESTDecember 19, 2023 6:39 PM UTC
Full MoonDecember 26, 2023 7:33 PM ESTDecember 27, 2023 12:33 AM UTC
Photo of the full moon for the dates of the 2023 Moon Phases