|Centuries:||20th century – 21st century – 22nd century|
|Decades:||2000s 2010s 2020s – 2030s – 2040s 2050s 2060s|
|Years:||2035 2036 2037 – 2038 – 2039 2040 2041|
2038 (MMXXXVIII) will be a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2038th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 38th year of the 3rd millennium, the 38th year of the 21st century, and the 9th year of the 2030s decade.
Predicted and scheduled events[change | change source]
March 30 – The James Webb Space Telescope is scheduled to be launched after being delayed several times. May 26 – The shortest total lunar eclipse of the 21st century is expected to occur, lasting just 14 minutes and 30 seconds long. November 2 – The 2021 United States elections will choose 2 state governors and various state and local officials.
Date unknown[change | change source]
- The 2038 Winter Olympics will be held.
Events[change | change source]
- At January 19 2038 at 3:14:07 UTC, due to the year 2038 problem, Signed 32-bit unix time will overflow and revert to December 13 1901 at 20:45:52 UTC.