2014 New Moons, Calendar of New Moons in 2014

The 2014 New Moon Calendar will take you back to look at when the new moons in 2014 occurred during the year. In 2014 there were 13 new moons with the first on Wednesday, January 1.

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 2014 new moons

New Moon Calendar 2014

The new moon calendar of the new moon dates in 2014 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 2014 were:

Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 6:14 A.M. EST

The January 2014 New Moon was on Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 6:14 AM. The New Wolf Moon was the first new moon of Winter. The January New Moon was the New Moon in Capricorn.

Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 4:38 P.M. EST

The January 2014 Black Moon was on Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 4:38 PM. The New Snow Moon was the second new moon of Winter. The January Black Moon was the New Moon in Aquarius.

Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 3:00 A.M. EST

The March 2014 New Moon was on Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 3:00 AM. The New Worm Moon was the last new moon of Winter. The March New Moon was the New Moon in Pisces.

Sunday, March 30, 2014 at 2:45 P.M. EDT

The March 2014 Black Moon was on Sunday, March 30, 2014 at 2:45 PM. The New Pink Moon was the first new moon of Spring. The March Black Moon was the New Moon in Aries.

Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 2:14 A.M. EDT

The April 2014 New Moon was on Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 2:14 AM. The New Flower Moon was the second new moon of Spring. The April New Moon was the New Moon in Taurus.

Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at 2:40 P.M. EDT

The May 2014 New Moon was on Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at 2:40 PM. The New Strawberry Moon was the last new moon of Spring. The May New Moon was the New Moon in Gemini.

Friday, June 27, 2014 at 4:08 A.M. EDT

The June 2014 New Moon was on Friday, June 27, 2014 at 4:08 AM. The New Buck Moon was the first new moon of Summer. The June New Moon was the New Moon in Cancer.

Saturday, July 26, 2014 at 6:42 P.M. EDT

The July 2014 New Moon was on Saturday, July 26, 2014 at 6:42 PM. The New Sturgeon Moon was the second new moon of Summer. The July New Moon was the New Moon in Leo.

Monday, August 25, 2014 at 10:13 A.M. EDT

The August 2014 New Moon was on Monday, August 25, 2014 at 10:13 AM. The New Harvest Moon was the last new moon of Summer. The August New Moon was the New Moon in Virgo.

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at 2:14 A.M. EDT

The September 2014 New Moon was on Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at 2:14 AM. The New Hunter’s Moon was the first new moon of Autumn. The September New Moon was the New Moon in Libra.

Thursday, October 23, 2014 at 5:57 P.M. EDT

The October 2014 New Moon was on Thursday, October 23, 2014 at 5:57 PM. The New Beaver Moon was the second new moon of Autumn. The October New Moon was the New Moon in Libra.

Saturday, November 22, 2014 at 7:32 A.M. EST

The November 2014 New Moon was on Saturday, November 22, 2014 at 7:32 AM. The New Cold Moon was the last new moon of Autumn. The November New Moon was the New Moon in Scorpio.

Sunday, December 21, 2014 at 8:36 P.M. EST

The December 2014 New Moon was on Sunday, December 21, 2014 at 8:36 PM. The New Wolf Moon was the first new moon of Winter. The December New Moon was the New Moon in Sagittarius.

What were the New Moon Names in 2014?

The names of the new moons in 2014 were:

  • New Wolf Moon on January 1
  • New Snow Moon on January 30
  • New Worm Moon on March 1
  • New Pink Moon on March 30
  • New Flower Moon on April 29
  • New Strawberry Moon on May 28
  • New Buck Moon on June 27
  • New Sturgeon Moon on July 26
  • New Harvest Moon on August 25
  • New Hunter’s Moon on September 24
  • New Beaver Moon on October 23
  • New Cold Moon on November 22
  • New Wolf Moon on December 21

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 2014 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.