Courier clock strikes 12.12 on 12/12/12

A special moment on the clock today at 12.12pm on 12/12/2012
A special moment on the clock today at 12.12pm on 12/12/2012
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Today is considered the luckiest day of the century with a date which will not be seen again for a lifetime.

Today - 12/12/12 - is the last triple number sequence date of the century - until January 1, 2101 - and our photographer Bruce Fitzgerald caught the exact moment the Courier clock struck 12 minutes past 12 to complete the sequence.

The date will reportedly see a huge increase in the number of weddings in parts of the world as it is considered lucky.

And for professional numerologists, 12/12/12 isn’t just a lucky day for lovers. According to numerology, 12 is considered a “three” number because the digits add up to three.

And three is a very good number because it corresponds with the largest planet, Jupiter, in addition to wealth.