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29th century of the Anno Domini ( common era) will span from January 1, 2801–December 31, 2900 of the Gregorian calendar.
Astronomical predictions for the 29th century [ edit ]
List of the long total solar eclipses [ edit ]
May 21, 2813 :
Solar eclipse, (6 min 11 s), of [1 ] saros 170. June 1, 2831 : Solar eclipse,
(6 min 39 s), of saros 170. [2 ] June 12, 2849 : Solar eclipse,
(7 min 00 s), of saros 170. [3 ] June 23, 2867 : Solar eclipse,
(7 min 10 s), of saros 170. [4 ] July 3, 2885 : Solar eclipse,
(7 min 11 s), of [5 ] saros 170, "crowning" this series.
Other phenomena [ edit ]
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 9:36 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.
Science fiction set in the 29th century [ edit ]
The first two of
Dan Simmons's novels in the Hyperion tetralogy, , and Hyperion The Fall of Hyperion, take place in the 29th century. The
Thousand Cultures series of novels ( , A Million Open Doors , Earth Made of Glass and The Merchants of Souls ), by The Armies of Memory John Barnes, are set in the 29th century. Several episodes of
and Star Trek: Voyager feature time travellers from the 29th century, most notably Captain Braxton of the Star Trek: Enterprise Federation timeships Aeon and Relativity. The 1998
Rick Shelley novel Officer-Cadet is set in the year 2803. The 1990
Cyberpunk Anime is set in the year 2808. Cyber City Oedo 808 In the
episode "Xmas Story", 2809 was the year of the first Xmas massacre, caused by an evil Futurama robotic Santa Claus which was built by Mom's Friendly Robot Company in 2801. In the year 2811 in
Marathon 2: Durandal and Marathon Infinity (both by Bungie Studios) the AI Durandal arrives in the Lh'owon system 97 light years from the Milky Ways Center.
Pixar's computer-animated movie is set in the year 2805, 700 years after humans left Earth due to garbage and pollution. WALL·E
Teletoon's Cartoon series Rocket Monkeys is set in 2819. French Animated Series
is Set in the Year 2867. RoboAnimals The game
Starsiege is set in the year 2829. The 1980s animated series
was set in the 29th century. It was reported that the main villain, Mon*Star, escaped Penal Planet 10 at 13:00 intergalactic standard time on the 40th day of the year 2839. Silverhawks April 9, 2841, is the day that
Professor Hubert Farnsworth ( ) is born. Futurama In 2855 four explorers (two humans and two aliens) are chosen to explore
Larry Niven's mysterious Ringworld. Enix's
is set in the year 2859 (772 SD). Star Ocean: Till the End of Time In
DC Comics, Kristin Wells is from the year 2862. In the
episode " Doctor Who The Beast Below", the Eleventh Doctor makes reference to Planet Earth being devastated by intense solar flares, causing countries to launch into space on spaceships encompassing the populous of their entire country. According to
episode " Futurama Lethal Inspection", the Sith Invasion takes place in the year 2865. Nero's album "
Welcome Reality" is set in the year 2808, with several song titles featuring the year.
Scientists estimate that it will take until the 29th century for radiation levels in areas directly contaminated by the
Chernobyl disaster of 1986 to become safe for permanent human habitation again. (See Pripyat, Ukraine) The CPR (
Canadian Pacific Railway) lease on the O&Q (Ontario and Quebec) will end on 4 January 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.
References [ edit ]
Centuries and millennia [ edit ]