2057

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This article is about the year 2057. For the television series, see 2057 (TV series).
Millennium: 3rd millennium
Centuries: 20th century21st century22nd century
Decades: 2020s  2030s  2040s  – 2050s –  2060s  2070s  2080s
Years: 2054 2055 205620572058 2059 2060
2057 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 2057
MMLVII
Ab urbe condita 2810
Armenian calendar 1506
ԹՎ ՌՇԶ
Assyrian calendar 6807
Bahá'í calendar 213–214
Bengali calendar 1464
Berber calendar 3007
British Regnal year N/A
Buddhist calendar 2601
Burmese calendar 1419
Byzantine calendar 7565–7566
Chinese calendar 丙子(Fire Rat)
4753 or 4693
    — to —
丁丑年 (Fire Ox)
4754 or 4694
Coptic calendar 1773–1774
Discordian calendar 3223
Ethiopian calendar 2049–2050
Hebrew calendar 5817–5818
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 2113–2114
 - Shaka Samvat 1979–1980
 - Kali Yuga 5158–5159
Holocene calendar 12057
Igbo calendar 1057–1058
Iranian calendar 1435–1436
Islamic calendar 1479–1480
Japanese calendar Heisei 69
(平成69年)
Juche calendar 146
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4390
Minguo calendar ROC 146
民國146年
Thai solar calendar 2600
Unix time 2745532800–2777068799

2057 (MMLVII) will be a common year starting on Monday (link displays the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (dominical letter G), the 2057th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 57th year of the 3rd millennium, the 57th year of the 21st century, and the 8th year of the 2050s decade.

Predicted and scheduled events[edit]

  • This year will see the very rare occurrence of two total solar eclipses in a single calendar year (on January 3 and December 26). The last time this occurred was 1889. The next time it will occur is 2252. (Eclipse predictions by Fred Espenak, NASA/GSFC.)
  • February – A METI message Cosmic Call 1 sent from the 70-meter Eupatoria Planetary Radar arrives at its destination, 15 Sge star.
  • May – A METI message, called the Teen Age Message, sent from the 70-meter Eupatoria Planetary Radar arrives at its destination, HD 76151 star.
  • December – A METI message, called the Teen Age Message, sent from the 70-meter Eupatoria Planetary Radar arrives at its destination, 37 Gem star.

Date unknown[edit]

In fiction[edit]

  • In 2007, a documentary series aired on the Discovery Channel that portrayed the technology, lifestyle, and state of the world in 2057.
  • The movie Sunshine takes place in 2057.
  • The mega-corporation Buy 'N Large is founded in 2057 in the Pixar Animation Studios film WALL-E.
  • The start of the first episode of Oban Star-Racers takes place in 2057, saying the Earth went to war with a race of aliens during that year.
  • The movie Repo! The Genetic Opera is mostly set in 2057 except for the graphic novel style flashbacks which are set in 2040.
  • The "In Death" book series by J.D. Robb (Nora Roberts) begins in 2057.
  • The events of the 2000 film Red Planet take place from 2056 to 2057.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Tapped Out". Archived from the original on 22 June 2008. Retrieved 2008-06-18.