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Computus - Wikipedia


Computus (Latin for "computation") is the calculation used to determine the calendar date of Easter. Because the date is based on a calendar-dependent ...

How the Easter Date Is Determined - Time and Date


Calculating the Easter Date. The date of Easter Day is usually the first Sunday after the first Full Moon occurring on or after the March equinox. Illustration image .

Easter Dating Method - Calculate the Date of Easter Sunday


A simple procedure to determine Easter Sunday dates for all years 326 to 4099 A.D..

Easter Calculator And Converter - CSGNetwork.Com


The current values for Easter for all three calendars are calculated. You may change the year and recalculate; you may also clear all values but be sure to put in ...

Working Out the Date of Easter Day -- Easter Customs -- whyeaster ...


Because of that, Easter Day is always the first Sunday after the first calculated Full Moon on or after March 21st. If the Full Moon is on a Sunday, Easter Day is on ...

Algorithms Calendar Calculations: Easter Is a ... - Why Do Math?


Algorithms Calendar Calculations: Easter Is a Quasicrystal. Revealing the divine mathematics of a holiday. MATHEMATICAL RECREATIONS by Ian Stewart.

How is Easter Sunday determined? Palm Sunday? Ash Wednesday ...


Jesus rose from the dead on the first Sunday following the feast of Passover. ( Technically, he may have risen Saturday night, but that still counts as Sunday on  ...



Lent is the penitential season preceding Easter, observed with forty days of fast in memory of Christ's forty days of fast in the desert. Lent consists of forty ...

The Date of Easter - Astronomical Applications Department


Mar 11, 2016 ... Provides details on the calculation of the date of Easter in the Gregorian Calendar.

Calculating the Date of Easter - Oremus


Next we calculate the date of the Paschal full moon, that is, the full moon which Easter is the Sunday after. This is done in several stages. First we calculate two ...