Why is there no Chinese New Year’s Eve in 2022?We have to admire the wisdom of the ancients

2022-04-27 0 By

According to Xinhua News Agency.New Year, really lively!" The end of the year is approaching, and thousands of families are filled with the joy of the New Year.28, 29, the first day……Some careful members of the public checking the calendar found that after the 29th day of the twelfth lunar month, straight through the first day of the Lunar New Year, there is no “Chinese New Year”.New Year’s Eve “;." New Year’s Eve “;Go to which?Is this common?According to Cheng Zhuo, an associate researcher with the Purple Mountain Observatory under the Chinese Academy of Sciences who is in charge of compiling the Chinese Astronomical Almanac, the lunar month is mainly determined according to the cycle of the waxing and waning of the moon.In modern astronomy, it has been possible to accurately calculate from a high-precision model of the position of the moon and the sun a period of about 29.53 days of change in the entire lunar phase, which is defined as “.Lunar month & quot;.Round counting, lunar months are divided into 30 and 29 days by size.If the twelfth lunar month happens to coincide with the lunar month, there is no “.New Year’s Eve “;.Specifically, because it coincides with the 29-day small moon, so the upcoming lunar year of Ren Yin Hu is the day before the Spring Festival.New Year’s Eve “;Was & quot;Omit & quot;A;As it is the 30-day lunar month, the following lunar year of decmao Rabbit is the day before the Spring Festival.New Year’s Eve “;There is no & quot;Miss & quot;.In fact, the twelfth lunar month is not uncommon."In 2013, 2016, and for five consecutive years from 2025 to 2029, there is no “Big Day”.However, since “New Year’s Eve” refers to the last night at the end of the year, whether the twelfth lunar month is 29 days or 30 days does not affect the existence of “New Year’s Eve”.On this day, people celebrate the old and welcome the new, have family reunion dinner, stay up late, worship ancestors and so on, and enjoy the family happiness." A burning said.Lunar Xinchou Ox year due to the lack of “;New Year’s Eve “;After the 29th day of the twelfth lunar month, it passed through the first day of the first month of the Year of The Yin Tiger.Cheng Zhuo introduced, astronomy has a tropical year calendar concept, that is, the center of the sun from west to east along the ecliptic from the vernal equinox to the vernal equinox experienced time.A tropical year is about 365.24 days long, about 11 days longer than the 12-month normal lunar year.In order to coordinate the lunar cycle and the tropical cycle, the lunar calendar will set “.Leap month & quot;, or about 19 lunar years, with 7 leap years.The lunar leap year consists of 13 lunar months, about 384 days in length.The upcoming year of Ren Yin Hu in the Lunar calendar is a normal year, only 355 days older." By placing a leap, the average length of the lunar year is roughly the same as that of the tropical year.In this way, the lunar calendar can not only reflect the changes of the moon, but also match the changes of the seasons, fully reflecting the wisdom of ancient Chinese people." A burning said.(Source: Xinhua)