Full Moon Calendar 2002

Wondering when were the full moons in 2002? Here’s the Full Moon Calendar 2002 to help you go back and check the 12 full moons.

Photo of Full moon with the words Full Moon Calendar 2002

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 2002

In 2002, there were 12 full moons. No calendar blue moons occurred during the year, but there was a seasonal blue moon in August 2002.

There were three partial lunar full moon eclipses in May, June, and November.

MonthDay of the weekFull Moon 2002 DateUTC Time
JanuaryMondayJanuary 28, 2002 17:50 EST22:50 UTC
FebruaryWednesdayFebruary 27, 2002 04:17 EST09:17 UTC
MarchThursdayMarch 28, 2002 14:25 EST19:25 UTC
AprilFridayApril 26, 2002 23:00 EST04:00 UTC
(April 27, 2002)
MaySundayMay 26, 2002 07:51 EST
12:51 UTC
JuneMondayJune 24, 2002 17:42 EST22:42 UTC
JulyWednesdayJuly 24, 2002 05:07 EST10:07 UTC
AugustThursdayAugust 22, 2002 18:29 EST
23:29 UTC
SeptemberSaturdaySeptember 21, 2002 09:59 EST14:59 UTC
OctoberMondayOctober 21, 2002 03:20 EST08:20 UTC
NovemberTuesdayNovember 19, 2002 20:34 EST01:34 UTC
(November 20, 2002)
DecemberThursdayDecember 19, 2002 14:10 EST19:10 UTC

What were the names of the 2002 Full Moons?

The names of the full moons in 2002 were as follows:

  • January 28, 2002: Full Wolf Moon
  • February 27, 2002: Full Snow Moon
  • March 28, 2002: Full Worm Moon
  • April 26, 2002 (April 27, 2002 UTC): Full Pink Moon
  • May 26, 2002: Full Flower Moon
  • June 24, 2002: Full Strawberry Moon
  • July 24, 2002: Full Buck Moon
  • August 22, 2002: Full Sturgeon Moon
  • September 21, 2002: Full Harvest Moon
  • October 21, 2002: Full Hunter’s Moon
  • November 19, 2002 (November 20, 2002 UTC): Full Beaver Moon
  • December 19, 2002: Full Cold Moon

2002 Equinoxes and Solstices

MonthEquinox/Solstice2002 DateUTC Time
MarchVernal Equinox (Spring )March 20, 2002 5:16 EST20:16 UTC
JuneSummer SolsticeJune 21, 2002 09:25 EST14:25 UTC
SeptemberAutumn EquinoxSeptember 23, 2002 00:56 EST05:56 UTC
DecemberWinter SolsticeDecember 21, 2002 20:15 EST01:15 UTC
(December 22, 2002)

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