September Equinox Arrives

Equinoxes and solstices, via NASA Earth Observatory. According to EarthSky, the September equinox arrived on September 22, 2016 at 10:21 a.m. EDT.   At the equinox, days and nights are approximately equal in length. For us in the Northern Hemisphere, the sun is rising later now, and nightfall comes sooner. We’re enjoying the cooler days of autumn.