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Well, I guess the good news is that we're half way "there"
Old 09-21-2017, 11:49 AM
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Default Well, I guess the good news is that we're half way "there"

Today is the autumnal equinox. Mostly, the length of daylight and darkness over the entire planet is equal - 12 hours each. (Technically, there's some wobble in the earth's axial position, and EXACT 12:12 light-to-dark will occur in a day or so.)

The "bad" news is that on either side of equinox, we are losing light at the fastest rate. Except of course our members in Australia and New Zealand, who are GAINING light at the fastest pace!

The "good" news is that we are half way to the winter solstice (December 21), when we will again start to GAIN daylight.

This dark part of the year is my 'cranky' time.

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