# 10:02:2001 was the first palindromic date this millennium. How many more palindromic dates will there be this century?

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10:02:2001 was the first palindromic date this millennium. (It reads the same both ways). How many more palindromic dates will there be this century (please share those dates)?

posted May 14

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All those dates have to be of the month of February and after checking it's found to include 29:02:2092 as well as its a leap year. So there are 29 palindrome dates in this century corresponding to the 29 days in February.

solution May 14

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