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2048 (MMXLVIII) will be a leap year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2048th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 48th year of the 3rd millennium, the 48th year of the 21st century, and the 9th year of the 2040s decade.
Predicted and scheduled events[change | change source]
Date unknown[change | change source]
- 2048 Summer Olympics will be held.
January[change | change source]
- January 14 – The Protocol on Environmental Protection to the Antarctic Treaty will come up for review.
February[change | change source]
- February 29 – There will be a rare full moon. This will be the first instance of a full moon on a leap day since 1972.
June[change | change source]
- June - Asteroid 2007 VK184 has a chance of 1 in 3030 of hitting Earth in this year.
- June 12 - The Philippines will celebrate its 150th Independence Day Anniversary. 150 years since its liberation from the Spanish Colonization
In fiction[change | change source]
- Strider (1989)
- Wipeout 2048 (2011)
- Fear Effect 2: Retro Helix (2001)