2000 New Moons, calendar of new moons in 2000

The 2000 New Moon Calendar will take you back to look at when the new moons in 2000 occurred during the year. In 2000 there were 13 new moons with the first on Thursday, January 6.

A new moon is the first lunar phase that happens about once a month or, 29.53 days on average. The moon itself is not visible though you may be able to “see” it because it blocks the visibility of the stars behind it.

Dark watercolor of the moon on a starry background for the calendar of 2000 new moons

New Moon Calendar 2000

The new moon calendar of the new moon dates in 2000 with exact times and dates when they occurred in the U.S. Eastern Time Zone adjusted for Daylight Savings Time for part of the year.

The new moons in 2000 were:

New Wolf Moon – Thursday, January 6, 2000 at 1:14 p.m.

The new moon in January 2000 was on Thursday, January 6, 2000 at 1:14 PM EST. The New Wolf Moon was the first new moon of Winter. The January 6 New Moon was the new moon in Capricorn.

New Snow Moon – Saturday, February 5, 2000 at 8:03 a.m.

The new moon in February 2000 was on Saturday, February 5, 2000 at 8:03 AM EST. The New Snow Moon was the second new moon of Winter. The February 5 New Moon was the new moon in Aquarius.

New Worm Moon – Monday, March 6, 2000 at 12:17 a.m.

The new moon in March 2000 was on Monday, March 6, 2000 at 12:17 AM EST. The New Worm Moon was the last new moon of Winter. The March 6 New Moon was the new moon in Pisces.

New Pink Moon – Tuesday, April 4, 2000 at 2:12 p.m.

The new moon in April 2000 was on Tuesday, April 4, 2000 at 2:12 PM EDT. The New Pink Moon was the first new moon of Spring. The April 4 New Moon was the new moon in Aries.

New Flower Moon – Thursday, May 4, 2000 at 12:12 a.m.

The new moon in May 2000 was on Thursday, May 4, 2000 at 12:12 AM EDT. The New Flower Moon was the second new moon of Spring. The May 4 New Moon was the new moon in Taurus.

New Strawberry Moon – New Strawberry MoonFriday, June 2, 2000 at 8:14 a.m.

The new moon in June 2000 was on Friday, June 2, 2000 at 8:14 AM EDT. The New Strawberry Moon was the last new moon of Spring. The June 2 New Moon was the new moon in Gemini.

New Buck Moon- Saturday, July 1, 2000 at 3:20 p.m.

The first new moon in July 2000 was on Saturday, July 1, 2000 at 3:20 PM EDT. The New Buck Moon was the first new moon of Summer. The July 1 New Moon was the new moon in Cancer.

New Sturgeon Moon – Sunday, July 30, 2000 at 10:25 p.m.

The second new moon in July 2000 was on Sunday, July 30, 2000 at 10:25 PM EDT. The New Sturgeon Moon was the second new moon of Summer. The July 30 New Moon was the new moon in Leo.

New Harvest Moon – Tuesday, August 29, 2000 at 6:19 a.m.

The new moon in August 2000 was on Tuesday, August 29, 2000 at 6:19 AM EDT. The New Harvest Moon was the last new moon of Summer. The August 29 New Moon was the new moon in Virgo.

New Hunter’s Moon – Wednesday, September 27, 2000 at 3:53 p.m.

The new moon in September 2000 was on Wednesday, September 27, 2000 at 3:53 PM EDT. The New Hunter’s Moon was the first new moon of Autumn. The September 27 New Moon was the new moon in Libra.

New Beaver Moon – Friday, October 27, 2000 at 3:58 a.m.

The new moon in October 2000 was on Friday, October 27, 2000 at 3:58 AM EDT. The New Beaver Moon was the second new moon of Autumn. The October 27 New Moon was the new moon in Scorpio.

New Cold Moon – Saturday, November 25, 2000 at 6:11 p.m.

The new moon in November 2000 was on Saturday, November 25, 2000 at 6:11 PM EST. The New Cold Moon was the last new moon of Autumn. The November 25 New Moon was the new moon in Sagittarius.

New Wolf Moon – Monday, December 25, 2000 at 12:22 p.m.

The new moon in December 2000 was on Monday, December 25, 2000 at 12:22 PM EST. The New Wolf Moon was the first new moon of Winter. The December 25 New Moon was the new moon in Capricorn.

What were the New Moon Names in 2000?

The names of the new moons in 2000 were:

  • New Wolf Moon on January 6
  • New Snow Moon on February 5
  • New Worm Moon on March 6
  • New Pink Moon on April 4
  • New Flower Moon on May 4
  • New Strawberry Moon on June 2
  • New Buck Moon on July 1
  • New Sturgeon Moon on July 30
  • New Harvest Moon on August 29
  • New Hunter’s Moon on September 27
  • New Beaver Moon on October 27
  • New Cold Moon on November 25
  • New Wolf Moon on December 25

What are the phases of the moon?

The four primary phases are the new moon, the first quarter, the full moon, and the last quarter. The minor phases are the waxing crescent, the waxing gibbous, the waning gibbous, and the waning crescent.

The lunar month lasts an average of 29.53 days and begins with the new moon. The first quarter moon occurs between the new moon and the full moon.

A full moon occurs in the middle of the lunar month when the Earth is directly between the Sun and the Moon, so the moon looks completely illuminated. The last quarter moon occurs after the full moon and before the next new moon.

Dark watercolor of the moon on a starry background for the calendar of 2000 new moons


Sources

The dates and exact time provided by NASA for the United States (USA) Eastern Time Zone, including major cities such as New York, unless otherwise stated, and adjusted for Daylight Savings Time for part of the year. Since your local timezone may be different, the exact dates may shift for your calendar. The supermoon calculations are based on those by AstroPixels.