29th century

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The 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,[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 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 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.[6][7]

Science fiction set in the 29th century[edit]

Other[edit]

  • 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]

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

Centuries and millennia[edit]