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Millennium: 3rd millennium
Centuries: 20th century21st century22nd century
Decades: 1990s  2000s  2010s  – 2020s –  2030s  2040s  2050s
Years: 2024 2025 202620272028 2029 2030

2027 (MMXXVII) will be a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar.

Predicted and scheduled events

August

  • August 7 – Asteroid (137108) 1999 AN10 will pass within 388,960 km (0.0026 AU) of the Earth.

Date unknown

  • In Japan, JR Central will start operating the Chūō Shinkansen between Shinagawa Station (Tokyo) and Nagoya Station (Nagoya) by Maglev system (JR–Maglev).

In fiction

Movies

  • Metropolis (1927)
  • Children of Men (2006)
  • V For Vendetta (2006)

Television

  • A.D. Police Files (1990)
  • Aqua Teen Hunger Force (2010)
  • The Ghost Hunter (BBC Children's Drama) (2002)
  • RahXephon (2002)
  • Revolution (2012)
  • Cameron Phillips of Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles is from this year. (2008)
  • The Whitest Kids U' Know (2009)

Music

  • Video set in 2027: Put Your Hands Up 4 Detroit by Fedde Le Grande (2006)

Literature

  • In Kim Stanley Robinson's 'Mars Trilogy', the first hundred Human colonists land on Mars this year.

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