2009 New Moons, calendar of New Moons in 2009

The 2009 New Moon Calendar will take you back to look at when the new moons in 2009 occurred during the year. In 2009 there were 12 new moons with the first on Monday, January 26.

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 2009 new moons

New Moon Calendar 2009

The new moon calendar of the new moon dates in 2009 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 2009 were:

New Snow Moon – Monday, January 26, 2009 at 2:55 a.m.

The new moon in January 2009 was on Monday, January 26, 2009 at 2:55 AM EST. The New Snow Moon was the second new moon of Winter. The January 26 New Moon was the new moon in Aquarius.

New Worm Moon – Tuesday, February 24, 2009 at 8:35 p.m.

The new moon in February 2009 was on Tuesday, February 24, 2009 at 8:35 PM EST. The New Worm Moon was the last new moon of Winter. The February 24 New Moon was the new moon in Pisces.

New Pink Moon – Thursday, March 26, 2009 at 12:06 p.m.

The new moon in March 2009 was on Thursday, March 26, 2009 at 12:06 PM EDT. The New Pink Moon was the first new moon of Spring. The March 26 New Moon was the new moon in Aries.

New Flower Moon – Friday, April 24, 2009 at 11:23 p.m.

The new moon in April 2009 was on Friday, April 24, 2009 at 11:23 PM EDT. The New Flower Moon was the second new moon of Spring. The April 24 New Moon was the new moon in Taurus.

New Strawberry Moon – Sunday, May 24, 2009 at 8:11 a.m.

The new moon in May 2009 was on Sunday, May 24, 2009 at 8:11 AM EDT. The New Strawberry Moon was the last new moon of Spring. The May 24 New Moon was the new moon in Gemini.

New Buck Moon – Monday, June 22, 2009 at 3:35 p.m.

The new moon in June 2009 was on Monday, June 22, 2009 at 3:35 PM EDT. The New Buck Moon was the first new moon of Summer. The June 22 New Moon was the new moon in Cancer.

New Sturgeon Moon – Tuesday, July 21, 2009 at 10:35 p.m.

The new moon in July 2009 was on Tuesday, July 21, 2009 at 10:35 PM EDT. The New Sturgeon Moon was the second new moon of Summer. The July 21 New Moon was the new moon in Cancer.

New Corn Moon – Thursday, August 20, 2009 at 6:01 a.m.

The new moon in August 2009 was on Thursday, August 20, 2009 at 6:01 AM EDT. The New Corn Moon was the third new moon of Summer. The August 20 New Moon was the new moon in Leo.

New Harvest Moon – Friday, September 18, 2009 at 2:44 p.m.

The new moon in September 2009 was on Friday, September 18, 2009 at 2:44 PM EDT. The New Harvest Moon was the last new moon of Summer. The September 18 New Moon was the new moon in Virgo.

New Beaver Moon – Sunday, October 18, 2009 at 1:33 a.m.

The new moon in October 2009 was on Sunday, October 18, 2009 at 1:33 AM EDT. The New Beaver Moon was the first new moon of Autumn. The October 18 New Moon was the new moon in Libra.

New Cold Moon – Monday, November 16, 2009 at 2:14 p.m.

The new moon in November 2009 was on Monday, November 16, 2009 at 2:14 PM EST. The New Cold Moon was the second new moon of Autumn. The November 16 New Moon was the new moon in Scorpio.

New Blue Moon – Wednesday, December 16, 2009 at 7:02 a.m.

The new moon in December 2009 was on Wednesday, December 16, 2009 at 7:02 AM EST. The New Blue Moon was the last new moon of Autumn. The December 16 New Moon was the new moon in Sagittarius.

What were the New Moon Names in 2009?

The names of the new moons in 2009 were:

  • New Snow Moon on January 26
  • New Worm Moon on February 24
  • New Pink Moon on March 26
  • New Flower Moon on April 24
  • New Strawberry Moon on May 24
  • New Buck Moon on June 22
  • New Sturgeon Moon on July 21
  • New Corn Moon on August 20
  • New Harvest Moon on September 18
  • New Beaver Moon on October 18
  • New Cold Moon on November 16
  • New Blue Moon on December 16

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 2009 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.