Why does the date that Easter falls on change each year?

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The dates on which Easter is celebrated are determined by the lunar calendar, and so they change each year. Apparently, it is the Sunday which is two weeks after the vernal equinox. More details can be found on the related link.
Easter must fall on a Sunday, so that changes the date within a few days each year. Also, it happens after the first full moon in April, which changes the date from year to year slightly.
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