Full Moon Calendar 1989 with 12 Full Moons

Wondering when were the full moons in 1989? Here’s the Full Moon Calendar 1989 to help you go back and check the 12 full moons.

Photo of the full moon with the words Full Moon Calendar 1989

The dates and times provided by NASA in United States Eastern Time (ET) account 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. This was previously referred to as Greenwich Mean Time (GMT). Since your local time zone may be different, the exact dates may shift slightly for your calendar.

Full Moon Calendar 1989

In 1989, there were 12 full moons on the calendar. A calendar blue moon did not occur during year, but there was a seasonal blue moon during Spring 1989.

There was a seasonal blue moon in May 1989 because four full moons occurred during the Spring 1989 season. The May Full moon was the third full moon for the season.

In February and August there were total lunar eclipses during the months’ full moons.

MonthDay of the weekFull Moon 1989 DateUTC Time
JanuarySaturdayJanuary 21, 1989 4:34 PM EST9:34 PM UTC
FebruaryMondayFebruary 20, 1989 10:32 AM EST3:32 PM UTC
MarchWednesdayMarch 22, 1989 5:58 AM EST9:58 AM UTC
AprilThursdayApril 20, 1989 11:13 PM EDT3:13 AM UTC
(April 21)
MaySaturdayMay 20, 1989 2:16 PM EDT6:16 PM UTC
JuneMondayJune 19, 1989 2:57 AM EDT6:57 AM UTC
JulyThursdayJuly 18, 1989 1:42 PM EDT5:42 PM UTC
AugustWednesdayAugust 16, 1989 11:09 PM EDT3:09 AM UTC
(August 17)
SeptemberFridaySeptember 15, 1989 7:50 AM EDT11:50 AM UTC
OctoberSaturdayOctober 14, 1989 4:32 PM EDT8:32 PM UTC
NovemberMondayNovember 13, 1989 12:51 AM EST5:51 AM UTC
DecemberTuesdayDecember 12, 1989 11:30 AM EST or 4:30 PM UTC

What were the 1989 Full Moon Names?

The names of the full moons in 1989 were as follows:

  • January 21, 1989: Full Wolf Moon
  • February 20, 1989: Full Snow Moon
  • March 22, 1989: Full Worm Moon
  • April 20, 1989 (April 21 UTC): Full Pink Moon
  • May 20, 1989: Full Flower Moon
  • June 19, 1989: Full Strawberry Moon
  • July 18, 1989: Full Buck Moon
  • August 16, 1989 (August 17 UTC): Full Sturgeon Moon
  • September 15, 1989: Full Harvest Moon
  • October 14, 1989: Full Hunter’s Moon
  • November 13, 1989: Full Beaver Moon
  • December 12, 1989: Full Cold Moon

1989 Equinoxes and Solstices

Below are the dates for the equinoxes and solstices from 1989. None of the 1989 full moons coincided with the year’s equinoxes or solstices.

Four full moons occurred during the Sprint 1989 season. The May Full moon was the third full moon and was considered a seasonal blue moon.

The 1989 dates of the equinoxes and solstices were:

  • Vernal Equinox (Spring): March 20, 1989 at 11:29 AM EST or 3:29 PM UTC
  • Summer Solstice: June 21, 1989 at 5:53 AM EDT or 9:53 AM UTC
  • Autumnal Equinox: September 22, 1989 at 9:20 PM EDT or September 23, 1989 at 1:20 AM UTC
  • Winter Solstice: December 21, 1989 at 4:22 PM EST or 9:22 PM UTC

1989 Moon Phases in Eastern Time (ET) and UTC

Below are the lunar phases for 1989 including the new moon, first quarter, full moon, and last quarter that were on the schedule for each month. The date and times are based on both the United States Eastern Time Zone and UTC, adjusted for daylight saving time.

Lunar Phase
January New MoonJanuary 7, 1989 2:22 PM ESTJanuary 7, 1989 7:22 PM UTC
January First QuarterJanuary 14, 1989 8:58 AM ESTJanuary 14, 1989 1:58 PM UTC
January Full MoonJanuary 21, 1989 4:34 PM ESTJanuary 21, 1989 9:34 PM UTC
January Last QuarterJanuary 29, 1989 9:02 PM ESTJanuary 30, 1989 2:02 AM UTC
February New MoonFebruary 6, 1989 2:37 AM ESTFebruary 6, 1989 7:37 AM UTC
February First QuarterFebruary 12, 1989 6:15 PM ESTFebruary 12, 1989 11:15 PM UTC
January Full MoonFebruary 20, 1989 10:32 AM ESTFebruary 20, 1989 3:32 PM UTC
February Last QuarterFebruary 28, 1989 3:08 PM ESTFebruary 28, 1989 8:08 PM UTC
March New MoonMarch 7, 1989 1:19 PM ESTMarch 7, 1989 6:19 PM UTC
March First QuarterMarch 14, 1989 6:11 AM ESTMarch 14, 1989 10:11 AM UTC
March Full MoonMarch 22, 1989 5:58 AM ESTMarch 22, 1989 9:58 AM UTC
March Last QuarterMarch 30, 1989 6:22 AM ESTMarch 30, 1989 10:22 AM UTC
April New MoonApril 5, 1989 11:33 PM EDTApril 6, 1989 3:33 AM UTC
April First QuarterApril 12, 1989 7:13 PM EDTApril 12, 1989 11:13 PM UTC
April Full MoonApril 20, 1989 11:13 PM EDTApril 21, 1989 3:13 AM UTC
April Last QuarterApril 28, 1989 4:46 PM EDTApril 28, 1989 8:46 PM UTC
May New MoonMay 5, 1989 7:46 AM EDTMay 5, 1989 11:46 AM UTC
May First QuarterMay 12, 1989 10:20 AM EDTMay 12, 1989 2:20 PM UTC
May Full MoonMay 20, 1989 2:16 PM EDTMay 20, 1989 6:16 PM UTC
May Last QuarterMay 28, 1989 12:01 AM EDTMay 28, 1989 4:01 AM UTC
June New MoonJune 3, 1989 3:53 PM EDTJune 3, 1989 7:53 PM UTC
June First QuarterJune 11, 1989 2:59 AM EDTJune 11, 1989 6:59 AM UTC
June Full MoonJune 19, 1989 2:57 AM EDTJune 19, 1989 6:57 AM UTC
June Last QuarterJune 26, 1989 5:09 AM EDTJune 26, 1989 9:09 AM UTC
July New MoonJuly 3, 1989 12:59 AM EDTJuly 3, 1989 4:59 AM UTC
July First QuarterJuly 10, 1989 8:19 PM EDTJuly 11, 1989 12:19 AM UTC
July Full MoonJuly 18, 1989 1:42 PM EDTJuly 18, 1989 5:42 PM UTC
July Last QuarterJuly 25, 1989 9:31 AM EDTJuly 25, 1989 1:31 PM UTC
August New MoonAugust 1, 1989 12:06 PM EDTAugust 1, 1989 4:06 PM UTC
August First QuarterAugust 9, 1989 1:28 PM EDTAugust 9, 1989 5:28 PM UTC
August Full MoonAugust 16, 1989 11:07 PM EDTAugust 17, 1989 3:07 AM UTC
August Last QuarterAugust 23, 1989 2:40 PM EDTAugust 23, 1989 6:40 PM UTC
August New MoonAugust 31, 1989 1:44 AM EDTAugust 31, 1989 5:44 AM UTC
September First QuarterSeptember 8, 1989 5:49 AM EDTSeptember 8, 1989 9:49 AM UTC
September Full MoonSeptember 15, 1989 7:50 AM EDTSeptember 15, 1989 11:50 AM UTC
September Last QuarterSeptember 21, 1989 10:10 PM EDTSeptember 22, 1989 2:10 AM UTC
September New MoonSeptember 29, 1989 5:47 PM EDTSeptember 29, 1989 9:47 PM UTC
October First QuarterOctober 7, 1989 8:52 PM EDTOctober 8, 1989 12:52 AM UTC
October Full MoonOctober 14, 1989 4:32 PM EDTOctober 14, 1989 8:32 PM UTC
October Last QuarterOctober 21, 1989 9:19 AM EDTOctober 21, 1989 1:19 PM UTC
October New MoonOctober 29, 1989 10:27 AM ESTOctober 29, 1989 3:27 PM UTC
November First QuarterNovember 6, 1989 9:11 AM ESTNovember 6, 1989 2:11 PM UTC
November Full MoonNovember 13, 1989 12:51 AM ESTNovember 13, 1989 5:51 AM UTC
November Last QuarterNovember 19, 1989 11:44 PM ESTNovember 20, 1989 4:44 AM UTC
November New MoonNovember 28, 1989 4:41 AM ESTNovember 28, 1989 9:41 AM UTC
December First QuarterDecember 5, 1989 8:26 PM ESTDecember 6, 1989 1:26 AM UTC
December Full MoonDecember 12, 1989 11:30 AM ESTDecember 12, 1989 4:30 PM UTC
December Last QuarterDecember 19, 1989 6:55 PM ESTDecember 19, 1989 11:55 PM UTC
December New MoonDecember 27, 1989 10:20 PM ESTDecember 28, 1989 3:20 AM UTC

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