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Celebrate Spring Equinox March 20, 2015 with New Moon

submitted on March 19, 2015 by CouponNut in "Member's Lounge"
Celebrate the first day of Spring and the first Equinox of the new year. The spring equinox is one of the two annual equinoxes where the sun shines directly on the equator and the length of day and night is nearly the same. This is event is celebrated around the world by many cultures with feasts and festivals. Everybody on Earth will get to experience a day and night of equal lengths – 12 hours of daylight and 12 hours of night time. Three celestial events will take place around the world depending on which hemisphere locations; Solar Eclipse, SuperMoon and Equinox. United States Northern hemisphere will observe New Moon.

The first day of spring is also called the vernal equinox. “Vernal” and “equinox” are Latin terms meaning “spring” and “equal night” respectively. The name equinox is derived from the Latin words aequus, meaning equal and nox, meaning night.

Equinox Timetable:
10 Facts about Equinox:
Celestial Events:

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    Posted by 2kidsnuts on March 20, 2015 [reply] 0 0
    All our snow is finally melting!
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    Posted by Version on March 20, 2015
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    Here in the North East, the first day of spring brings us a little more snow Mad
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    Posted by 2kidsnuts on March 20, 2015
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    Now our friends in NJ say snow tonight all over again!
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    Posted by mdshopper1 on March 20, 2015
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    We had a couple of inches of snow again in our area today. It doesnt feel OR look like spring.

    Also, if you have any persian friends or family you can wish them "EIDEH SHOMA MOBARAK!" .....happy new year 1394.
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    Posted by CouponNut on March 20, 2015 [reply] 0 0
    Its nice and sunny here but very chilly here.

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