2028 New Moons, calendar of new moons in 2028

The 2028 New Moon Calendar shows you the dates of the new moons in 2028 coming up next year. In 2028 there will be 12 new moons with the first on Wednesday, 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 2028 new moons

New Moon Calendar 2028

The new moon calendar of the new moon dates in 2028 with exact times and dates when they will occur in the U.S. Eastern Time Zone adjusted for Daylight Savings Time for part of the year.

The new moons in 2028 are:

Wednesday, January 26, 2028 at 10:12 A.M. EST

The new moon in January 2028 will be on Wednesday, January 26, 2028 at 10:12 AM EST. The New Snow Moon will be the second new moon of Winter. The January 26 New Moon will be the new moon in Aquarius.

Friday, February 25, 2028 at 5:37 A.M. EST

The new moon in February 2028 will be on Friday, February 25, 2028 at 5:37 AM EST. The New Worm Moon will be the last new moon of Winter. The February 25 New Moon will be the new moon in Pisces.

Sunday, March 26, 2028 at 12:31 A.M. EDT

The new moon in March 2028 will be on Sunday, March 26, 2028 at 12:31 AM EDT. The New Pink Moon will be the first new moon of Spring. The March 26 New Moon will be the new moon in Aries.

Monday, April 24, 2028 at 3:47 P.M. EDT

The new moon in April 2028 will be on Monday, April 24, 2028 at 3:47 PM EDT. The New Flower Moon will be the second new moon of Spring. The April 24 New Moon will be the new moon in Taurus.

Wednesday, May 24, 2028 at 4:16 A.M. EDT

The new moon in May 2028 will be on Wednesday, May 24, 2028 at 4:16 AM EDT. The New Strawberry Moon will be the last new moon of Spring. The May 24 New Moon will be the new moon in Gemini.

Thursday, June 22, 2028 at 2:28 P.M. EDT

The new moon in June 2028 will be on Thursday, June 22, 2028 at 2:28 PM EDT. The New Buck Moon will be the first new moon of Summer. The June 22 New Moon will be the new moon in Cancer.

Friday, July 21, 2028 at 11:02 P.M. EDT

The new moon in July 2028 will be on Friday, July 21, 2028 at 11:02 PM EDT. The New Sturgeon Moon will be the second new moon of Summer. The July 21 New Moon will be the new moon in Cancer.

Sunday, August 20, 2028 at 6:44 A.M. EDT

The new moon in August 2028 will be on Sunday, August 20, 2028 at 6:44 AM EDT. The New Corn Moon will be the third new moon of Summer. The August 20 New Moon will be the new moon in Leo.

Monday, September 18, 2028 at 2:24 P.M. EDT

The new moon in September 2028 will be on Monday, September 18, 2028 at 2:24 PM EDT. The New Harvest Moon will be the last new moon of Summer. The September 18 New Moon will be the new moon in Virgo.

Tuesday, October 17, 2028 at 10:57 P.M. EDT

The new moon in October 2028 will be on Tuesday, October 17, 2028 at 10:57 PM EDT. The New Beaver Moon will be the first new moon of Autumn. The October 17 New Moon will be the new moon in Libra.

Thursday, November 16, 2028 at 8:18 A.M. EST

The new moon in November 2028 will be on Thursday, November 16, 2028 at 8:18 AM EST. The New Cold Moon will be the second new moon of Autumn. The November 16 New Moon will be the new moon in Scorpio.

Friday, December 15, 2028 at 9:06 P.M. EST

The new moon in December 2028 will be on Friday, December 15, 2028 at 9:06 PM EST. The New Blue Moon will be the last new moon of Autumn. The December 15 New Moon will be the new moon in Sagittarius.

What are the New Moon Names in 2028?

The names of the new moons in 2028 are:

  • New Snow Moon on January 26
  • New Worm Moon on February 25
  • 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 17
  • New Cold Moon on November 16
  • New Blue Moon on December 15

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 2028 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.