CHRONOLOGY OF THE FLOOD
|DAY OF FLOOD||HEBREW DATE||CIVIL DATE||ON THIS DAY...|
|0||17 Chesvan||October 27||Flood Begins.|
|40||29 Kislev||December 8||Forty-day rain ends; torrents begin.|
|190||29 Iyar||May 6||150-day period of torrents ends.|
|191||1 Sivan||May 7||Water begins to recede.|
|207||17 Sivan||May 23||Ark rests on Ararat.|
|250||1 Av||July 5||Mountaintops are visible.|
|290||10 Elul||August 13||Raven sent out.|
|296||16 Elul||August 19||Dove sent out.|
|303||23 Elul||August 26||Dove brings olive leaf.|
|310||1 Tishrei||September 2||Dove does not return.
Water gone and earth begins to dry.
|365||27 Chesvan||October 27||Earth completely dry.|
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