Celebrating Spring Equinox at Ancient Sites

Twice each year, as the sun marches across the sky, its center crosses Earth’s equator. This celestial alignment results in the equinox—a day with light and dark of (nearly) equal length, with the sun rising precisely in the east and setting precisely in the west. This year…

Spring Equinox at Chichen Itza

Ancient Destinations - Spring Equinox at Ancient Sites

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