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What to know about the vernal equinox - WCTV;

What to know about the vernal equinox - WCTV

WCTVWhat to know about the vernal equinoxWCTVTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) – Spring officially started at 6:29 a.m. on Monday, March 20. That is the time that the vernal (spring) equinox occurred. What is the vernal equinox? The vernal equinox is the point that the sun's direct rays cross over the ...and more »

What is the Vernal Equinox? - WYMT News (press release);

What is the Vernal Equinox? - WYMT News (press release)

WYMT News (press release)What is the Vernal Equinox?WYMT News (press release)(WYMT) - Though the 2016-2017 winter season was mild, March 20th marked its official end and the astronomical spring is back in season. Credit: EUMETSAT. About an hour before the sun rose Monday morning, something that only happens twice a year ...and more »

Why the Spring Always Seems Colder Than It Should Be - Lifehacker;

Why the Spring Always Seems Colder Than It Should Be - Lifehacker

LifehackerWhy the Spring Always Seems Colder Than It Should BeLifehackerToday is the first day of spring, or the vernal equinox, but it doesn't feel that way for a lot of the country. It's still pretty cold, and it will remain chilly for a while. Here's why. Advertisement. When you think of spring, you probably think of ...and more »

Spring has begun - KCRG;

Spring has begun - KCRG

KCRGSpring has begunKCRGCEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (KCRG-TV9) -- Monday is the first day of spring! While we've begun a new season, the vernal equinox lasts just a moment in time. That moment is when the Sun's direct rays directly hit the Earth's equator. That happened at 5:29 ...and more »

7 quirky facts about the vernal equinox - Concord Register

7 quirky facts about the vernal equinoxConcord RegisterFrom dancing tree fairies to the reality of spring fever, there's more to the March equinox than almost-equal night and day. There is really no secret as to why the change from winter to spring has been celebrated throughout time. Even for those with ...and more »

Happy First Day of Spring Wilton! - HamletHub;

Happy First Day of Spring Wilton! - HamletHub

HamletHubHappy First Day of Spring Wilton!HamletHubToday, Monday, March 20 marks the first day of spring in the Northern Hemisphere, also known as the vernal equinox. "All over the world, days and nights are approximately equal. The name equinox comes from Latin words which mean “equal ...and more »

Happy First Day of Spring Darien! - HamletHub;

Happy First Day of Spring Darien! - HamletHub

HamletHubHappy First Day of Spring Darien!HamletHubThere may be piles of snow outside, but don't fret - spring has arrived (at least astronomically). Today, Monday, March 20 marks the first day of spring in the Northern Hemisphere, also known as the vernal equinox. "All over the world, days and nights ...and more »

Happy spring! The vernal equinox explained - SFGate

Happy spring! The vernal equinox explainedSFGateSpring officially arrived at 6:28 Monday morning. The day is formally known as the vernal equinox. What is the vernal equinox? The word “equinox” means the point at which the sun crosses the Earth's equator. On this day, the sun shines directly on the ...and more »

Spring begins Monday; here's why NH already had 'equal day and night' - NH1 News;

Spring begins Monday; here's why NH already had 'equal day and night' - NH1 News

NH1 NewsSpring begins Monday; here's why NH already had 'equal day and night'NH1 NewsKnown as the vernal or spring equinox, this is one of two days each year when the Earth's axis is not tilted toward or away from the sun at all. This means day and night are close to equal length across the planet. This also occurs on the autumnal ...and more »

Forecast: Monday, March 20, 2017 - Fox 35 Orlando

Forecast: Monday, March 20, 2017Fox 35 OrlandoGoodbye Winter, hello Spring! The vernal equinox, or Spring, is scheduled to start around 6:29 a.m.. Expect wall-to-wall sunshine as high pressure dominates the forecast. Temperatures will climb to around 77 degrees inland, and upper 60s/low 70s along ...and more »

Spring has Finally Sprung - KPVI News 6;

Spring has Finally Sprung - KPVI News 6

KPVI News 6Spring has Finally SprungKPVI News 6Monday morning at 4:28 a.m. local time, Spring Equinox officially took place in the northern hemisphere which kicks-off the spring season. In the northern hemisphere that means more daylight hours and a warming temperature trend. For much of east Idaho ...and more »

Google Celebrates the First Day of Spring with Adorable Doodle - Business 2 Community

Google Celebrates the First Day of Spring with Adorable DoodleBusiness 2 CommunitySpring has officially sprung on Google. To mark the spring equinox in the Northern Hemisphere, an adorably mischievous Doodle made its debut Monday morning. According to the Google Doodle's description, the spring equinox (or vernal equinox) ...and more »

Spring is here: How to watch the equinox in LA - 89.3 KPCC;

Spring is here: How to watch the equinox in LA - 89.3 KPCC

89.3 KPCCSpring is here: How to watch the equinox in LA89.3 KPCCThe four changes of the seasons, related to the position of sunlight on the planet, are captured in this view from Earth orbit. NASAEarthObservatory (via YouTube). 154153 full. Share. Share via Email email; Share on Twitter; Share on Facebook. Though ...and more »

Pagans celebrate first day of spring at Stonehenge during vernal equinox (VIDEOS, PHOTOS) - RT;

Pagans celebrate first day of spring at Stonehenge during vernal equinox (VIDEOS, PHOTOS) - RT

RTPagans celebrate first day of spring at Stonehenge during vernal equinox (VIDEOS, PHOTOS)RTSpring is officially here, according to the astronomical calendar. The arrival of the vernal equinox in the Northern Hemisphere is when the sun shines directly on the equator, giving us almost equal amounts of day and night. The spring equinox occurred ...and more »

Spring equinox 2017: What is an equinox anyway? - Christian Science Monitor;

Spring equinox 2017: What is an equinox anyway? - Christian Science Monitor

Christian Science MonitorSpring equinox 2017: What is an equinox anyway?Christian Science MonitorFor those in the Northern Hemisphere, March 20 marks the spring equinox, one of two points of the year when both hemispheres of our planet get the same amount of daylight. Monitor's Best: Top 5 ...and more »

Google seizes the season change with two Doodles - CNET;

Google seizes the season change with two Doodles - CNET

CNETGoogle seizes the season change with two DoodlesCNETGoogle marks the spring equinox in the Northern Hemisphere. Google. It may not feel like it on the US East Coast with mounds of snow piled along the streets, but Monday marks the first day of spring in the Northern Hemisphere. Of course, if you're ...and more »

Monday marks first official day of spring - WTOC

Monday marks first official day of springWTOC(CNN) - It may not feel like spring in some parts of the country, but the season of new life is officially upon us. Monday marked the first official day of spring. Specifically, spring began at 6:29 a.m. Eastern. That is the exact moment of the vernal ...and more »

This is what the spring equinox is and the unusual traditions that mark it - WalesOnline;

This is what the spring equinox is and the unusual traditions that mark it - WalesOnline

WalesOnlineThis is what the spring equinox is and the unusual traditions that mark itWalesOnlineWinter is officially behind us as March 20 marks the beginning of spring in an astronomical sense. It will come to an end on Wednesday, May 31. This is what much of the public goes by when heralding the start of spring, and is commonly marked on calendars.and more »

Sounds of Spring: A Seasonal Playlist for the Vernal Equinox - WPLN;

Sounds of Spring: A Seasonal Playlist for the Vernal Equinox - WPLN

WPLNSounds of Spring: A Seasonal Playlist for the Vernal EquinoxWPLNToday marks the vernal equinox, and for the Northern Hemisphere, the first day of spring. With the turn of the season comes warmer weather (at least, in theory), the first buds on the trees and blooms on the ground, afternoon thunderstorms and choruses ...and more »

Today is the first day of spring: here are five weird traditions to celebrate the Vernal Equinox in 2017 - Manchester Evening News

Today is the first day of spring: here are five weird traditions to celebrate the Vernal Equinox in 2017Manchester Evening NewsWinter is over and spring is here. It's officially the Vernal Equinox. But what is the Vernal Equinox? Why is it called that? Everything you need to know. Share; Comments. BySophie CurtisMatthew Cooper. 15:56, 20 MAR 2017. News. Share; Comments.and more »