Chinese Calendrics

For converting Chinese Calendar dates

The Chinese Lunar Calendar is a lunisolar calendar, consisting of months corresponding exactly to lunar cycles and years which stay more-or-less in sync with seasonal years. The structure of the calendar depends on the exact times of certain astronomical events, principally dark moons and winter solstices. The solar calendar consists of a series of seasonal years which are divided into 24 “solar terms”. The lunar calendar consists of a series of years which are divided into 12 or 13 lunar months. A solar year always begins at the (northern) winter solstice. A lunar month always begins on the day of a dark moon. Chinese Calendrics is used to do the following: To convert between dates in the Chinese, Vietnamese and Japanese solar and lunar calendars and dates in the Common Era and Julian calendars. To calculate the date of New Year’s Day in the Asian lunar …

If you found a mistake in this text, please press here and notify us.

Updated 26 November 2012
Requires Windows Win2000, Win7 x32, Win7 x64, Win98, WinVista, WinVista x64, WinXP
Languages English
Categories Finance
Permission View details
Price $29.75
Report this product Report
Close

Report "Chinese Calendrics"

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked