Model Boat Mayhem

Please login or register.

Login with username, password and session length.
Pages: [1] 2   Go Down

Author Topic: Once in every 824 years!  (Read 4635 times)

polaris

  • Shipmate
  • *
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 4
Once in every 824 years!
« on: December 06, 2012, 07:30:43 PM »

 
Dear All,
 
How many might recognise that Dec. 2012 has 5 Saturdays, 5 Sundays, and 5 Mondays!!! O0 :-)
 
Next time is 824 yrs. time, but don't think many of us will be around to see it!!! {-) {-) {-)
 
Regards, Bernard
Logged

Arrow5

  • Full Mayhemer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 3,881
  • Location: Scottish Highlands
Re: Once in every 824 years!
« Reply #1 on: December 06, 2012, 07:37:45 PM »

Will the date 12/12/12 ever happen again.....apart from the one in a parallel universe of course. {:-{ 
Logged
..well can you land on this?

polaris

  • Shipmate
  • *
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 4
Re: Once in every 824 years!
« Reply #2 on: December 06, 2012, 07:39:15 PM »

 
... furthermore, as a bit of other info., the up coming 12/12/12 will never ever happen again!!! - so, make the most of it!!! {-)
Logged

polaris

  • Shipmate
  • *
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 4
Re: Once in every 824 years!
« Reply #3 on: December 06, 2012, 07:41:01 PM »

 
Dear Arrow,
 
Didn't see your send before I posted my last! The answer is no it won't!
 
Regards, Bernard
Logged

furball

  • Full Mayhemer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 249
  • Location: Herne Bay, Kent
Re: Once in every 824 years!
« Reply #4 on: December 06, 2012, 07:42:33 PM »


... furthermore, as a bit of other info., the up coming 12/12/12 will never ever happen again!!! - so, make the most of it!!! {-)


What about the 12th December 2112 then?


Lance
Logged

ardarossan

  • Full Mayhemer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 670
  • Location: UK
Re: Once in every 824 years! (Who comes up with this rubbish?)
« Reply #5 on: December 06, 2012, 07:48:50 PM »


Dear All,
 
How many might recognise that Dec. 2012 has 5 Saturdays, 5 Sundays, and 5 Mondays!!! O0 :-)
 
Next time is 824 yrs. time, but don't think many of us will be around to see it!!! {-) {-) {-)
 
Regards, Bernard

The next 'December' with 5 Saturdays, 5 Sundays & 5 Mondays will be in 2018!.

Will the date 12/12/12 ever happen again.....apart from the one in a parallel universe of course. {:-{ 

Yes, 12/12/12 will happen again 2112, which will also provide a  palindrome with 21/12/2112


... furthermore, as a bit of other info., the up coming 12/12/12 will never ever happen again!!! - so, make the most of it!!! {-)

Yes it will, every 100 years on 12th December 2112, and the 12th of December 2212... and the 12th of December 2312.... 2412.... etc
Logged
How much wood would a Woodchuck chuck, if a Woodchuck would chuck wood?

polaris

  • Shipmate
  • *
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 4
Re: Once in every 824 years!
« Reply #6 on: December 06, 2012, 07:52:45 PM »

 
... just realised 2112 will do that one!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :embarrassed:
Logged

Arrow5

  • Full Mayhemer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 3,881
  • Location: Scottish Highlands
Re: Once in every 824 years!
« Reply #7 on: December 06, 2012, 07:53:34 PM »

Oh well , not in our lifetime then :o %) {-)
Logged
..well can you land on this?

mikearace

  • Full Mayhemer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 2,385
  • Location: Here
Re: Once in every 824 years!
« Reply #8 on: December 06, 2012, 08:25:04 PM »

But then again next year there will be a 11/12/13, which wont happen again for a 100 years either.  As eye catching as 12/12/12 may be its just another date.  It was the same with 11/11/11, 10/10/10 or 6/6/66 or 7/7/77, 01/01/01 and so on and so on so its not really anything special is it?  Actually a common every year thing in some date form and just a date at the end of the day.   
Logged
Not just two wheels...........and never trust a hippie

kinmel

  • Full Mayhemer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 705
  • Colwyn Bay M.B.C.
  • Location: Conwy, in sunny north Wales
Re: Once in every 824 years!
« Reply #9 on: December 06, 2012, 08:36:41 PM »

I was ten years old on 5/5/55 and sixty on 05/05/05, it is the only thing that makes me special  {-)
Logged

Netleyned

  • Full Mayhemer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 8,985
  • Location: Meridian Line, Mouth of the Humber
    • cleethorpes mba
Re: Once in every 824 years!
« Reply #10 on: December 06, 2012, 08:43:42 PM »

My avatar was born on 06/06/06 but we call him Harley  :D

Ned
Logged
Smooth seas never made skilful sailors
Up Spirits  Stand fast the Holy Ghost.
http://www.cleethorpesmba.co.uk/

meechingman

  • Full Mayhemer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 590
  • Tugs Rule, OK!
  • Location: Newhaven, UK
    • Andrew Gilbert
Re: Once in every 824 years!
« Reply #11 on: December 06, 2012, 08:45:49 PM »

How about 20:12 on 20/12/2012 then. That isn't going to happen again, unless you go hopping around the world's time zones!  :-)
Logged
Admiral of the Haven Towage Fleet.

mikearace

  • Full Mayhemer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 2,385
  • Location: Here
Re: Once in every 824 years!
« Reply #12 on: December 06, 2012, 08:57:21 PM »

Yesterday wont happen again either. Tommorrow will happen again but in different timezones.
Logged
Not just two wheels...........and never trust a hippie

ardarossan

  • Full Mayhemer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 670
  • Location: UK
Re: Once in every 824 years!
« Reply #13 on: December 06, 2012, 09:07:24 PM »

How about 20:12 on 20/12/2012 then. That isn't going to happen again, unless you go hopping around the world's time zones!  :-)

Neither is any other specific time and date. The only difference is that on certain times, the numerals we use, happen to be arranged in what we recognise as something approaching a 'regular' pattern.

Just like this thread has developed from a mistake in the OP, and paraphrasing mikearace, 'its not really anything special is it?'
Logged
How much wood would a Woodchuck chuck, if a Woodchuck would chuck wood?

polaris

  • Shipmate
  • *
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 4
Re: Once in every 824 years!
« Reply #14 on: December 06, 2012, 09:32:41 PM »

 
Dear All,

Out of curiosity, a brief analysis has concluded that there is a 'regular' combination of different days. It seems, at a glance, that 2 x 5 is the most numerous, three second, and three last). There is a very useful website that gives about the next 50 yrs of calendars!
 
To use it in point of fact, 2018 holds the highest combination of most that I have seen thus far.   
 
Where the 824 yr. thing comes in I do not know, so can only email the person who emailed me about it in the first place this am.! {-)
 
My, how time flies!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! {-) {-) {-)
 
Regards, Bernard
 Calendar for year 2018 (United Kingdom)
JanuaryFebruaryMarch
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031
2:F 8:3Q 17:N 24:1Q 31:F 7:3Q 15:N 23:1Q 2:F 9:3Q 17:N 24:1Q 31:F
AprilMayJune
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
30
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
252627282930
8:3Q 16:N 22:1Q 30:F 8:3Q 15:N 22:1Q 29:F 6:3Q 13:N 20:1Q 28:F
JulyAugustSeptember
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
3031
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
6:3Q 13:N 19:1Q 27:F 4:3Q 11:N 18:1Q 26:F 3:3Q 9:N 17:1Q 25:F
OctoberNovemberDecember
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
2627282930
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
31
2:3Q 9:N 16:1Q 24:F 31:3Q 7:N 15:1Q 23:F 30:3Q 7:N 15:1Q 22:F 29:3Q
Logged

polaris

  • Shipmate
  • *
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 4
Re: Once in every 824 years!
« Reply #15 on: December 06, 2012, 09:34:09 PM »

 
... oops, what happened to that nice and tidy copy/paste table!!! {-)  Will try once more in a bit! B.
Logged

polaris

  • Shipmate
  • *
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 4
Re: Once in every 824 years!
« Reply #16 on: December 06, 2012, 09:36:38 PM »

 
... let's see...
   Calendar for year 2018 (United Kingdom)       
JanuaryFebruaryMarch
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031
2:F 8:3Q 17:N 24:1Q 31:F 7:3Q 15:N 23:1Q 2:F 9:3Q 17:N 24:1Q 31:F
         
AprilMayJune
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
30
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
252627282930
8:3Q 16:N 22:1Q 30:F 8:3Q 15:N 22:1Q 29:F 6:3Q 13:N 20:1Q 28:F
         
JulyAugustSeptember
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
3031
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
6:3Q 13:N 19:1Q 27:F 4:3Q 11:N 18:1Q 26:F 3:3Q 9:N 17:1Q 25:F
         
OctoberNovemberDecember
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
2627282930
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
31
2:3Q 9:N 16:1Q 24:F 31:3Q 7:N 15:1Q 23:F 30:3Q 7:N 15:1Q 22:F 29:3Q
Logged

polaris

  • Shipmate
  • *
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 4
Re: Once in every 824 years!
« Reply #17 on: December 06, 2012, 09:38:37 PM »

 
... I give up... not enough time... here's the Link :-))
 
http://www.timeanddate.com/calendar/?year=2018
Logged

RAAArtyGunner

  • Full Mayhemer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 3,848
  • Location: Brisbane, Australia
Re: Once in every 824 years!
« Reply #18 on: December 07, 2012, 02:07:39 AM »

Neither is any other specific time and date. The only difference is that on certain times, the numerals we use, happen to be arranged in what we recognise as something approaching a 'regular' pattern.

Just like this thread has developed from a mistake in the OP, and paraphrasing mikearace, 'its not really anything special is it?'

The purpose being to take up space and time, <:( <:( <:( <:(
Logged
Gunna build those other boats one day.

malcolmfrary

  • Full Mayhemer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 5,617
  • Location: Blackpool, Lancs, UK
Re: Once in every 824 years!
« Reply #19 on: December 07, 2012, 10:49:24 AM »

Quote from hoax slayer  http://www.hoax-slayer.com/december-2012-money-bags.shtml

Quote
Brief AnalysisIt is perfectly true that December 2012 has 5 Saturdays, 5 Sundays and 5 Mondays. However, such a combination occurs far more often than every 823 years. The last occurrence was in December 2007 while the next occurrence will take place in December 2018. In fact, any month that has 31 days will have three consecutive days that occur five times in the month. Such combinations are commonplace and occur each and every year. This message is a revamped version of earlier - and equally spurious - chain messages.



Before sending on chain letters its always a good idea to use google - if all the chain letters circulating the internet were stopped, it might just help websites like this one speed up a bit.



***text enlarged***
Logged
"With the right tool, you can break anything" - Garfield

Arrow5

  • Full Mayhemer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 3,881
  • Location: Scottish Highlands
Re: Once in every 824 years!
« Reply #20 on: December 07, 2012, 11:22:56 AM »

Ah !  the parallel universe after all ;D
Logged
..well can you land on this?

Neil

  • Full Mayhemer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 1,377
  • Location: near Fleetwood
Re: Once in every 824 years!
« Reply #21 on: December 07, 2012, 12:26:40 PM »

One of my  payslips in australia was dated 7/7/77, and was spent by 7minutes past 7 in the same evening........does that have any bearing on this mathemetical aura around us, {-) {-) {-) %% %% %% %% %% ......or was I just a boozehead,lol
Logged

derekwarner

  • Full Mayhemer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 8,194
  • Location: Wollongong Australia
Re: Once in every 824 years!
« Reply #22 on: December 07, 2012, 01:10:25 PM »

Certainly does Neil ...........if you were here in OZ on 07:07:07 @ 0.07:07  {-)
From what I understand there is good news :-)) & not so good news  >>:-(
The not so good news is we have spent the 200 UK pounds you left on the bar @ the pub  O0
The good news is we have not been able to crack your PIN numbers on your credit cards yet  %) ;D :embarrassed:
At your convenience........please e-mail the PIN  to shirley@therockerspub@wooloomooloobaysydney
From what I understand....Shirley quite fancies you.........Derek  {-) {-) {-) {-) {-) {-)
 
 
 
Logged
Derek Warner

Honorary Secretary [Retired]
Illawarra Live Steamers Co-op
Australia
www.ils.org.au

Arrow5

  • Full Mayhemer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 3,881
  • Location: Scottish Highlands
Re: Once in every 824 years!
« Reply #23 on: December 07, 2012, 01:19:48 PM »

Don`t do it Neil, its a scam and besides Shirley is a bloke :o {-) O0
Logged
..well can you land on this?

derekwarner

  • Full Mayhemer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 8,194
  • Location: Wollongong Australia
Re: Once in every 824 years!
« Reply #24 on: December 07, 2012, 01:35:12 PM »

May I ask arrow5........how do you know that "Shirley is a bloke :o {-) O0 "? ................ :o {-) O0 .....Derek
 
 
 
Logged
Derek Warner

Honorary Secretary [Retired]
Illawarra Live Steamers Co-op
Australia
www.ils.org.au
Pages: [1] 2   Go Up