You are here
Home > Posts tagged "Long Count"

How to read the Mayan ‘Long Count’ calendar

USA Today has a nifty inforgraphic showing how to read the Mayan "Long Count" calendar. The "Long Count" calendar system tracked "Great Cycles" of time. The beginning of the current cycle — date 0.0.0.0.0 — corresponds to Aug. 13, 3114 B.C. on the Gregorian calendar. Here's how to read a date... [Full

Top