Analysis of Number of Days.

Description Month Day of Month Accumulated Days
Noah is 600 years old at start of flood 2 17 - - -
  2 13 14
  3 30 44
  4 30 74
  5 30 104
  6 30 134
The rising of water stopped at 150 days and then starts receding.
Ark rests on Mt. Ararat
7 17 151
  7 13 164
  8 30 194
  9 30 224
Tops of mountains become visible 10 1 225
40 days later raven sent out 10 29 254
11 11 265
7 days later first dove sent out that returned to Ark; 11 18 272
7 days later second dove sent out that returned with olive leaf in beak; 11 25 279
7 days later third dove sent out that did not return 11 5 284
12 2 286
  12 28 314
Noah's 601st year.
Water dried up on surface of ground
Noah opened top of the Ark.
1 1 315
  1 29 344
Earth was dry.
Total days = 371.
2 27 371

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