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Fall Equinox 2017: When Is It and What Does It Mean?

Newsweek - 22 Sep 2017
September 22 marks the 2017 fall equinox in the United States and the start of autumn across the northern hemisphere—at the same time in the southern hemisphere the vernal equinox marks the start of spring. In theory the orientation of the earth ...
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Autumn Equinox 2017: Why Friday Is the First Day of Fall

TIME - 22 Sep 2017
Friday's autumn equinox marks the end of summer and the first day of fall for anybody living in the Northern Hemisphere, meaning colder weather and longer nights are on the way. The 2017 autumn equinox, which signals the official change of season ...
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Autumn Equinox 2017: Why is today important but also depressing?

The Independent - 22 Sep 2017
It's the autumn equinox, both the beginnings and end of some of the most important times of the year. As such, it's astronomically important – and also a little depressing. The moment is important because it is the time when the nights and the day are ...
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Full Moon Names 2018: From Wolf Moons to Cold Moons

Space.com - 30 Dec 2017
Sept. 24: The Full Harvest Moon. Traditionally, this designation goes to the full moon that occurs closest to the autumnal (fall) equinox. The Harvest Moon usually comes in September, but (on average) once or twice per decade, it will fall in early ...
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Autumn Equinox 2017: 5 ways to help beat the winter blues

The Independent - 22 Sep 2017
Autumn and winter are widely celebrated for their colourful leaves, gorgeous snow flurries, and excuses to drink excessively sugary, hot beverages. But they can also bring a sense of sadness or lethargy to those who suffer from the “winter blues ...
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New Year's Fast Facts

wnep.com - 29 Dec 2017
Here's a look at New Year's Eve and New Year's Day, which marks the end of the old year and the beginning of the new year. Facts: December 31, 2017 and January 1, 2018 – New Year's Eve and New Year's Day are on a Sunday and Monday. History: The ...
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Summer's Over, But The Fall Equinox Is Still Worth Celebrating

Refinery29 - 19 Sep 2017
Summer's Over, But The Fall Equinox Is Still Worth Celebrating. Sara Coughlin · September 19, 2017, 9:30 AM. Photographed by Kristina Wilson. This Friday will see the end of summer and the start of the fall season. You may already be knee-deep in ...
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The Fall Equinox: What You Can Expect to See in the Night Sky

Inverse - 22 Sep 2017
First a little about the fall equinox. Compared to summer and winter equinoxes, during the fall equinox the sun shines directly on the equator, giving us nearly equal amounts of night and day. And while we are welcoming fall in the northern hemisphere ...
fall equinox 2017

When Is The First Day Of Fall: 5 Facts About Autumn Equinox

Patch.com - 19 Sep 2017
The fall equinox occurs when the sun crosses the celestial equator. Here are five things to know about the arrival of fall: 1. You've probably heard that everyone worldwide sees equal amounts of daylight and nighttime. Generally, that is true, EarthSky ...
fall equinox 2017

Autumnal Equinox 2017: When Is the First Day of Fall?

Investorplace.com - 11 Sep 2017
We have already blown through the first two seasons of the year (plus the end of winter earlier on), and are entering the last full season of the year in the fall. The autumnal equinox 2017 will fall on September 22. The equinox applies to those living ...
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How to See the October Harvest Moon—First in Almost a Decade

National Geographic - 05 Oct 2017
The lunar orb rising on Thursday night marks the closest full moon to the fall equinox. Here's why that matters. Picture of the harvest moon in New York City. View Images. The harvest moon hangs amid the New York City skyline in 2016. Photograph by ...
fall equinox 2017

Google Doodle honors the first day of fall

USA TODAY - 22 Sep 2017
It's official: Summer is over. September 22 marks the fall equinox, or the first day of fall. Naturally, Google is all over it with a doodle honoring the occasion. The animation features an adorable mouse in a scarf, running to his home underground for ...

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