Photo detail

The date of Easter Sunday can be as early as March 22 or as late as April 25, depending on when the first full moon of spring happens. This year, the full moon on April 15 makes our April 20 Easter Sunday one
of the latest in the coming decades.

Stories this photo appears in:

Tease photo

Jimmy Westlake: A late Easter this year

Have you ever wondered why the date of Easter Sunday hops around from year to year? Sometimes it falls in March and sometimes, in April. In fact, Easter Sunday can come as early as March 22 or as late as April 25.

Comments

Use the comment form below to begin a discussion about this content.

Requires free registration

Posting comments requires a free account and verification.