29th century

The 29th century in the anno Domini or Common Era of the Gregorian calendar will begin on January 1, 2801 and end on December 31, 2900.

Millennium: 3rd millennium
Centuries:
Timelines:
State leaders:
  • 28th century
  • 29th century
  • 30th century
Decades:
  • 2800s
  • 2810s
  • 2820s
  • 2830s
  • 2840s
  • 2850s
  • 2860s
  • 2870s
  • 2880s
  • 2890s

Astronomical predictions for the 29th centuryEdit

List of the long total solar eclipsesEdit

  • May 21, 2813 : Solar eclipse,[1] (6 min 11 s), of saros 170.
  • June 1, 2831 : Solar eclipse,[2] (6 min 39 s), of saros 170.
  • June 12, 2849 : Solar eclipse,[3] (7 min 00 s), of saros 170.
  • June 23, 2867 : Solar eclipse,[4] (7 min 10 s), of saros 170.
  • July 3, 2885 : Solar eclipse,[5] (7 min 11 s), of saros 170, "crowning" this series.

Other phenomenaEdit

  • The remnants of Comet Ikeya-Seki are expected to return to the inner Solar System.
    It was last seen from Earth in 1965–1966, and broke into three pieces as it approached the Sun.
  • March 25, 2816: at 15:47 UTC, Mercury will occult Jupiter.
  • March 6, 2817: at 09:36 UTC, Venus will occult Saturn.
  • April 11, 2818: at 20:41 UTC, Mercury will occult Mars.
  • February 6, 2825: at 10:50 UTC, Mars will occult Uranus.
  • 2829/2830: triple conjunction Mars-Saturn.
  • December 15, 2830: at 09:40 UTC, Venus will occult Mars.
  • 2842/2843: triple conjunction Mars-Jupiter.
  • December 16, 2846: transit of Venus.
  • December 14, 2854: partial transit of Venus.
  • July 20, 2855: at 05:15 UTC, Mercury will occult Jupiter.
  • 2866: triple conjunction Mars-Saturn.
  • March 16, 2880: predicted possible impact date for asteroid (29075) 1950 DA, the near-Earth object with the highest known probability of crashing into Earth, although the probability of an impact is only 1 in 8,300 (0.012%).[6][7]

In fictionEdit

OtherEdit

  • The CPR (Canadian Pacific Railway) lease on the O&Q (Ontario and Quebec) will end on January 4, 2883 after a 999-year lease.
  • The St. Michael's Catholic Cemetery (Happy Valley) in Hong Kong lease on Wanzai's Saint Fulan gentleman street will end after a 999-year lease.
  • The vaporwave collective 2814 is named after the eponymous year.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Solar eclipse of May 21, 2813". Archived from the original on February 2, 2012. Retrieved June 14, 2011.
  2. ^ "Solar eclipse of June 1, 2831". Archived from the original on February 2, 2012. Retrieved June 14, 2011.
  3. ^ "Solar eclipse of June 12, 2849". Archived from the original on August 25, 2011. Retrieved June 14, 2011.
  4. ^ "Solar eclipse of June 23, 2867". Archived from the original on August 22, 2011. Retrieved June 14, 2011.
  5. ^ "Solar eclipse of July 3, 2885". Archived from the original on February 2, 2012. Retrieved June 14, 2011.
  6. ^ "Asteroid 1950 DA". NASA Near earth object program. NASA. Archived from the original on July 21, 2011. Retrieved December 1, 2015.
  7. ^ Braun, David (April 4, 2002). "Is a Large Asteroid Headed for Impact With Earth in 2880?". National Geographic News.

Centuries and millenniaEdit