How many years ago was 2021?

2021 was 2 years ago from today.

A total of two years have passed between January 27th, 2021, and January 27th, 2023. It was 730 days ago.

However, the last calendar date of that year fell on December 31st, 2021. This means that, technically speaking, only one full year has passed since 2021 ended.

How long ago was 2021?

To put into perspective how long ago 2021 was:

  • The Moon is moving away from Earth at roughly 1.49 inches per year. That means that it has moved away by about 3 inches since 2021.
  • There have been roughly 104 weekends since then.
  • Popular songs that year included the likes of "All I Want for Christmas Is You" by Mariah Carey, "Mood" by 24kGoldn featuring Iann Dior, "Drivers License" by Olivia Rodrigo, "What's Next" by Drake, "Up" by Cardi B and "Peaches" by Justin Bieber featuring Daniel Caesar and Giveon.
  • Films such as "The Marksman", "The Little Things", "The Croods: A New Age", "Tom & Jerry", "Raya and the Last Dragon" and "Nobody" were playing at movie theaters in 2021.
  • The Earth has travelled 9 billion miles through space since 2021.
  • Due to the expansion of the Atlantic Ocean, the distance between the United States and Europe has grown 5 centimeters since 2021.
  • A person who was born that year has had roughly 4–6 colds in their lifetime.
  • The world has gone through 8 seasons of weather.

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