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Equinoxes and solstices

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The changing of the seasons
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Equinoxes and solstices

Changing of the seasons

Solstice December 21, 2021 10:59 EST
Equinox March 20, 2022 11:33 EDT
Duration of Winter: 88 days 23 hours 34 minutes

 

Equinoxes and Solstices

IMPORTANT NOTE: All times below given as Eastern Standard Time (EST = UT − 5 hours).
Add one hour when Daylight Savings Time (EDT) is in effect.

 

Spring
Equinox

Summer
Solstice

Autumn
Equinox

Winter
Solstice

  March June September December
2017 20   5:29 20 23:24 22 15:02 21 11:28
2018 20 11:15 21   5:07 22 20:54 21 17:23
2019 20 16:58 21 10:54 23   2:50 21 23:19
2020 19 22:50 20 16:44 22   8:31 21   5:02
2021 20   4:37 20 22:32 22 14:21 21 10:59
2022 20 10:33 21   4:13 22 20:03 21 16:47
2023 20 16:24 21   9:57 23   1:49 21 22:27
2024 19 22:06 20 15:51 22   7:43 21   4:20
2025 20   4:01 20 21:42 22 13:19 21 10:02
2026 20   9:45 21   3:25 22 19:05 21 15:49

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