the spring equinox means that day and night become equal in length in the northern hemisphere, then the days are getting slowly longer than the nights until the autumnal equinox and everything turns again.
the Phenomenon is not a whole day, but falls at a precise moment which varies from year to year. 2019 is the equinox at 22.58 on march 20, then stand the Pole straight over the south pole.
the time forward six hours each year, but to keep the vernal equinox in the right place in the calendar – it should always be around the 20th of march – is corrected the offset by the leap year.Photo: Hugo Nabo
In the year, a further himlafenomen in connection with the equinox. On march 21 is the full moon – supermåne.
the vernal Equinox and the full moon also controls when we celebrate easter, which, unlike the other holidays that move from year to year and should be celebrated any time between 22 march and 25 april. This year easter is late, the weekend of 20-21 april.
it is time to move forward the clock one hour on 31 march when daylight savings time begins. Something that may be about to end. There is a proposal to have summer time all year round among the EU member states, but no decision made about when it will happen. Probably, the transition at the earliest be abolished by 2021.
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