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1960 Full Moons, the Full Moon Phases in 1960

Wondering when were the full moons in 1960? Here’s the Full Moon Calendar 1960 to help you go back and look at the year’s 12 full moons, eclipses, and supermoons.

A full moon occurs when the Earth is between the Sun and Moon so that the moon looks completely illuminated. It happens about once a month or, 29.53 days on average.

Photo of the moon for the dates of the 1960 Full Moons

The dates and times provided by NASA in United States Eastern Time are for both Eastern Standard Time (EST) and Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) for part of the year in the United States. Also below is the Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) time. Since you may be in a different time zone, the exact dates may shift for your calendar.

Take a look back at the 1960 Full Moons

In 1960 there were 12 full moons. The names and dates of the 1960 full moons were:

  1. January 13, 1960: Full Wolf Moon
  2. February 12, 1960: Full Snow Moon
  3. March 13, 1960: Worm Blood Moon
  4. April 11, 1960: Full Pink Moon
  5. May 11, 1960: Super Flower Moon
  6. June 9, 1960: Super Strawberry Moon
  7. July 8, 1960: Super Buck Moon
  8. August 6, 1960: Super Sturgeon Moon
  9. September 5, 1960: Corn Blood Moon
  10. October 4, 1960: Full Harvest Moon
  11. November 3, 1960: Full Beaver Moon
  12. December 2, 1960: Full Cold Moon

Full Moon Calendar 1960

In 1960, there were 12 full moons on the calendar. Because the first full moon was in the middle of January, each month had one full moon. Each season had three full moons. There wasn’t a seasonal blue moon in 1960.

As part of both of the March and September full moons, there was a Total Lunar Eclipse, also called a blood moon.

Full MoonFull Moon NameU.S. Eastern TimeUTC Time
January 13, 1960Full Wolf Moon6:50 PM EST11:50 PM UTC
February 12, 1960Full Snow Moon12:24 PM EST5:24 PM UTC
March 13, 1960Worm Blood Moon3:26 AM EST8:26 AM UTC
April 11, 1960Full Pink Moon3:27 PM EST8:27 PM UTC
May 11, 1960Super Flower Moon1:42 AM EDT5:42 AM UTC
June 9, 1960Super Strawberry Moon9:02 AM EDT1:02 PM UTC
July 8, 1960Super Buck Moon3:36 PM EDT7:36 PM UTC
August 6, 1960Super Sturgeon Moon10:41 PM EDT2:41 AM UTC
(August 7)
September 5, 1960Corn Blood Moon7:19 AM EDT11:19 AM UTC
October 4, 1960Full Harvest Moon6:16 PM EDT10:16 PM UTC
November 3, 1960Full Beaver Moon6:58 AM EST11:58 AM UTC
December 2, 1960Full Cold Moon11:24 PM EST4:24 AM UTC
(December 3)

When was the 1960 Harvest Moon?

The Harvest Moon in 1960 was on Tuesday October 4, 1960. The October full moon tenth full moon of 1960 and was the full moon in Aries. The Full Harvest Moon was the first AutumnFull Moon as the first full moon after the Autumnal Equinox.

Depending on the year, the Harvest Moon may either be part of the Summer or Autumn season. In 1960 it was part of Autumn.

1960 Equinoxes and Solstices

Below are the dates for the equinoxes and solstices from 1960. Each season had three full moons and there wasn’t a seasonal blue moon during the year.

The 1960 dates of the equinoxes and solstices were:

  • Spring Equinox (Vernal): March 20, 1960 at 9:43 AM
  • Summer Solstice: June 21, 1960 at 5:43 AM
  • Autumnal Equinox: September 22, 1960 at 8:59 PM
  • Winter Solstice: December 21, 1960 at 3:27 PM

Full Moons 1960 – 1969

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