Happy First Day of Spring! or Vernal Equinox, a “Quarter Day” of the Earth’s revolution around the sun.
This month, there are many Geocentric Conjunctions to view as well as the passage of time into Spring. The Vernal Equinox occurs on March 20th, 2023, marking the First Day of Spring in the Northern Hemisphere. Read on to learn more about this month’s double conjunction and more!
Happy First Day of Spring! or Vernal Equinox, a “Quarter Day” of the Earth’s revolution around the sun. The day and night cycle is close to equal – about 12 hours and 10 minutes of sunlight here in Western Pennsylvania today. Today is halfway between the [approximately] longest day of the year in June and the shortest day in December. Flora and fauna are waking from their winter dormancy.
Today is the first day of spring in the Northern Hemisphere, also known as the Vernal Equinox.