Full Moon Calendar 2022 with 12 full moons

The Full Moon 2022 Calendar has 12 full moons, solstices, equinoxes, and full moon eclipses to help you keep track of the upcoming dates.

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

Typically there are 12 full moons each year, which will be true in 2022.

What are the 2022 Full Moon Dates?

In 2022 there will be 12 full moons. Here is a quick list of the 2022 Full Moon dates based on the information provided by NASA:

  • January 17, 2022 18:48 EST (23:48 UTC)
  • February 16, 2022 11:57 EST (16:57 UTC)
  • March 18, 2022 03:17 EST (08:17 UTC)
  • April 16, 2022 14:55 ET (19:55 UTC)
  • May 16, 2022 00:14 ET (05:14 UTC)
  • June 14, 2022 07:52 ET (12:52 UTC)
  • July 13, 2022 14:37 ET (19:37 UTC)
  • August 11, 2022 21:36 ET (or August 12, 2022 02:36 UTC)
  • September 10, 2022 05:59 ET (10:59 UTC)
  • October 9, 2022 16:55 ET (21:55 UTC)
  • November 8, 2022 06:02 EST (11:02 UTC)
  • December 7, 2022 23:08 EST (or December 8, 2022 04:08 UTC)

Ready to dive a little deeper into the 2022 dates? Take a look at each month, the names associated with each full moon, the eclipses that will occur, and the dates for the equinoxes and solstices.

Full Moon Calendar 2022

Full Moon Calendar 2022

For 2022, there will be 12 full moons. All the full moons are scheduled for the middle of the month. Here’s a quick summary of the dates of each of the full moons, their names, and how they fit into each season.

The dates and times are provided by NASA in Eastern Standard Time (EST) with Daylight Saving Time (DST) for part of the year. Also below is the Universal Time Coordinated (UTC) time. This was previously referred to at Greenwich Mean Time (GMT).

Here are the dates of the 2022 Full Moons:

January 17, 2022 (Full Wolf Moon)

The January 2022 Full Moon, also called the Full Wolf Moon, will be on Monday January 17, 2022 18:48 EST or 23:48 UTC. This will be the first full moon of the Winter 2021-2022 season as the December full moon will occur a few days prior to the Winter Equinox.

February 16, 2022 (Full Snow Moon)

The February 2022 Full Moon, also called the Full Snow Moon, will be on Wednesday February 16, 2022 11:57 EST or 16:57 UTC. This will be the second full moon of the Winter 2021-2022 season.

March 18, 2022 (Full Worm Moon)

The March 2022 Full Moon, also called the Full Worm Moon, on Friday March 18, 2022 03:17 EST or 08:17 UTC. This will be the third and last full moon of the Winter 2022 season as it occurs days before the spring equinox 2022.

The Vernal Equinox (Spring) will be on March 20, 2022 11:33 EST or 16:33 UTC, a couple of days after March Full Moon.

April 16, 2022 (Full Pink Moon)

The April 2022 Full Moon, also called the Full Pink Moon, will be on Saturday April 16, 2022 14:55 ET or 19:55 UTC. This will be the first full moon of the Spring 2022 season and the first full moon after spring equinox 2022.

May 16, 2022 (Full Flower Moon)

The May 2022 Full Moon, also called the Full Flower Moon, will be on Monday May 16, 2022 00:14 ET or 05:14 UTC. It will be the second full moon of the Spring 2022 season.

There will also be a Total Lunar Eclipse at the same time as the full moon, technically 3 minutes after the full moon peak.

June 14, 2022 (Full Strawberry Moon)

The June 2022 Full Moon, also called the Full Strawberry Moon, will be on Tuesday June 14, 2022 07:52 ET or 12:52 UTC. This will be the third full moon of the Spring 2022 season as it occurs almost a week before the Summer Solstice.

The Summer Solstice is on the calendar for June 21, 2022 05:14 EST or 10:14 UTC.

July 13, 2022 (Full Buck Moon)

The July 2022 Full Moon, also called the Full Buck Moon, will be on Wednesday July 13, 2022 14:37 ET or 19:37 UTC. This will be the first full moon of the Summer 2022 season as the June full moon will happen prior to the Summer Solistice.

August 11, 2022 (Full Sturgeon Moon)

The August 2022 Full Moon, also called the Full Sturgeon Moon, will be on Thursday August 11, 2022 21:36 ET or August 12, 2022 02:36 UTC. This will be the second full moon of the Summer 2022 season.

September 10, 2022 (Full Harvest Moon)

The September 2022 Full Moon, also called the Full Harvest Moon, will be on September 10, 2022 05:59 ET or 10:59 UTC. This will be the third and last full moon of the Summer 2022 season.

The Autumn Equinox is on the calendar for September 22, 2022 21:04 EST or September 23, 2022 02:04 UTC. As the September full moon will be closer to the Autumn Equinox than the October full moon, it will be called the Full Harvest Moon.

October 9, 2022 (Full Hunter’s Moon)

The October 2022 Full Moon, also called the Full Hunter’s Moon will be on Sunday October 9, 2022 16:55 ET or 21:55 UTC. It will be the first full moon of the Autumn 2022 season.

November 8, 2022 (Full Beaver Moon)

The November 2022 Full Moon, also called the Full Beaver Moon, will be on Tuesday November 8, 2022 06:02 EST or 11:02 UTC. It will be the second full moon of the Autumn 2022 season.

There will also be a Total Lunar Eclipse at the same time as the full moon, technically 3 minutes before the full moon peak.

December 7, 2022 (Full Cold Moon)

The December 2022 Full Moon, also called Full Cold Moon, will be on Wednesday December 7, 2022 23:08 EST or December 8, 2022 04:08 UTC. It will be the third full moon of the Autumn 2022 season

The Winter Solstice is on the calendar for December 21, 2022 16:48 EST or 21:48 UTC. The December full moon will occur before the Winter season begins.

What are the names of 2022 full moons?

The names of the 2022 full moons are as follows:

  • January: Full Wolf Moon
  • February: Full Snow Moon
  • March: Full Worm Moon
  • April: Full Pink Moon
  • May: Full Flower Moon
  • June: Full Strawberry Moon
  • July: Full Buck Moon
  • August: Full Sturgeon Moon
  • September: Full Harvest Moon
  • October: Full Hunter’s Moon
  • November: Full Beaver Moon
  • December: Full Cold Moon

The September full moon is called the Full Harvest Moon because it’s closer to the Autumn Equinox than the October Full Moon.

Will there be a blue moon in 2022?

In 2022 there will not be a blue moon as no months during the year will have 2 full moons. There also won’t be a seasonal blue moon as part of 2022 because none of the seasons have four full moons. Each season will have three full moons.

2022 Equinoxes and Solstices

The 2022 dates for the equinoxes and solstices are as follows:

MonthEquinox/Solstice2022 DateUTC Time
MarchVernal Equinox (Spring)March 20, 2022 11:33 EST16:33 UTC
JuneSummer SolsticeJune 21, 2022 05:14 EST10:14 UTC
SeptemberAutumn EquinoxSeptember 22, 2022 21:04 EST02:04 UTC
(September 23, 2022)
DecemberWinter SolsticeDecember 21, 2022 16:48 EST21:48 UTC

The first full moon after Spring Equinox 2022 will be on Saturday April 16, 2022 14:55 ET or 19:55 UTC. It’s the April 2022 full moon, also called the Full Pink Moon.

The first full moon after the Summer Solstice 2022 will be on Wednesday July 13, 2022 14:37 ET or 19:37 UTC. It’s the July 2022 full moon, also called the Full Buck Moon.

The first full moon after the Autumn Equinox 2022 will be on Sunday October 9, 2022 16:55 ET or 21:55 UTC. It’s the October 2022 full moon, also called the Full Hunter’s Moon.

The first full moon after the Winter Solstice 2022 will be on Friday January 6, 2023 18:08 EST or 23:08 UTC. It’s the January 2023 full moon, also called the Full Wolf Moon. The first full moon of the Winter season will occur in 2023 because the December 2022 full moon will occur prior to the solstice.

Frequently Asked Questions

Here are a few frequently asked questions about the 2022 Full Moon Calendar to help you prepare for the year ahead.

How many full moons in 2022?

There will be 12 full moons in 2022 with one full moon each month of the year. There are no blue moons on the calendar for this year.

When is the first full moon of 2022?

The first full moon of 2022 will be on Monday January 17, 2022 18:48 EST or 23:48 UTC. It will be called the Full Wolf Moon. It is also the first full moon of the Winter 2021-2022 season as the December 2021 full moon will occur a few days prior to the Winter Equinox.

When is the next strawberry moon 2022?

The 2022 Full Strawberry moon will be on Tuesday June 14, 2022 07:52 ET or 12:52 UTC. This will be the third full moon of the Spring 2022 season as it falls almost a week before the Summer Solstice.

When is the next snow moon 2022?

The Full Snow Moon 2022 will be on Wednesday February 16, 2022 11:57 EST or 16:57 UTC. This will be the second full moon of the Winter 2021-2022 season. The snow moon is the name of the February full moon.

What is the first full moon after the spring equinox 2022?

The first full moon after Spring Equinox 2022 will be on Saturday, April 16, 2022 14:55 ET or 19:55 UTC. It’s the April 2022 full moon, also called the Full Pink Moon.

When is the full moon in January 2022?

The full moon in January 2022 will be on Monday January 17, 2022 18:48 EST or 23:48 UTC. This will be the first full moon of both the 2022 year as well as the Winter 2021-2022 season as the December full moon will occur a few days prior to the Winter Equinox. The January 2022 full moon is called the Full Wolf Moon.

When is the full moon in February 2022?

The full moon in February 2022 will be on Wednesday February 16, 2022 11:57 EST or 16:57 UTC. This will be the second full moon of both the 2022 year and the Winter 2021-2022 season following the January Full Moon. The February 2022 full moon is called the Full Snow Moon.

When is the full moon in March 2022?

The full moon in March 2022 will be on Friday March 18, 2022 03:17 EST or 08:17 UTC. This will be the third full moon of both the year, and the third and last full moon of the Winter 2022 season as before the Spring 2022 equinox. The March 2022 full moon is called the Full Worm Moon.

When is the full moon in April 2022?

The full moon in April 2022 will be on Saturday April 16, 2022 14:55 ET or 19:55 UTC. This will be the fourth full moon of the year. As it is the first full moon after the spring equinox, this full moon is the first full moon of the Spring 2022 season. The April 2022 full moon is also called the Full Pink Moon.

When is the full moon in May 2022?

The full moon in May 2022 will be on Monday May 16, 2022 00:14 ET or 05:14 UTC. This will be the fifth full moon of the year and the second full moon of the Spring 2022 season. The May 2022 full moon is also called the Full Flower Moon.

When is the full moon in June 2022?

The full moon in June 2022 will be on Tuesday June 14, 2022 07:52 ET or 12:52 UTC. This will be the sixth full moon of the year and the third full moon of the Spring 2022 season as it occurs before the Summer Solstice. The June 2022 full moon is also called the Full Strawberry Moon.

When is the full moon in July 2022?

The full moon in July 2022 will be on Wednesday July 13, 2022 14:37 ET or 19:37 UTC. This will be the seventh full moon of the year and the first full moon of the Summer 2022 season. The July 2022 full moon is also called the Full Buck Moon.

When is the full moon in August 2022?

The full moon in August 2022 will be on Thursday August 11, 2022 21:36 ET or August 12, 2022 02:36 UTC. This will be the eighth full moon of the year and the second full moon of the Summer 2022 season. The August full moon is also called the Full Sturgeon Moon.

When is the full moon in September 2022?

The full moon in September 2022 will be on September 10, 2022 05:59 ET or 10:59 UTC. This will be the ninth full moon of the year, and the third and last full moon of the Summer 2022 season. The September 2022 full moon will be called the Full Harvest Moon because it will occur closer to the Autumn Equinox than the October full moon.

When is the full moon in October 2022?

The full moon in October 2022 will be on Sunday October 9, 2022 16:55 ET or 21:55 UTC. This will be the tenth full moon of the year and the first full moon of the Autumn 2022 season. The October 2022 full moon will be called the Full Hunter’s Moon.

When is the full moon in November 2022?

The full moon in November 2022 will be on Tuesday November 8, 2022 06:02 EST or 11:02 UTC. This will be the eleventh full moon of the year and the second full moon of the Autumn 2022 season. The November 2022 full moon will be called the Full Beaver Moon.

When is the full moon in December 2022?

The full moon in December 2022 will be on Wednesday December 7, 2022 23:08 EST or December 8, 2022 04:08 UTC. This will be the twelfth and last full moon of the year. It will be the third and last full moon of the Autumn 2022 season. The December 2022 full moon will be called Full Cold Moon.

When are the Spring 2022 full moons?

In Spring 2022, there will be 3 full moons. The first will be in April 2022 on Saturday April 16, 2022 14:55 ET or 19:55 UTC, also called the Full Pink Moon. The second will be in May 2022 on Monday May 16, 2022 00:14 ET or 05:14 UTC, also called the Full Flower Moon. The third and last spring full moon will be on Tuesday June 14, 2022 07:52 ET or 12:52 UTC, also called the Full Strawberry Moon.

Spring 2022 will begin with the Vernal Equinox on March 20, 2022 11:33 EST and end with the Summer Solstice on June 21, 2022 05:14 EST.

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