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Vernal Equinox

Vernal Equinox:

The vernal equinox is observed on March 21st 2023.


  • Equinox happens twice a year when the sun is directly above the equator, and it occurs on approximately 21st March and 23rd September.
  • During an equinox, both the Northern and Southern Hemispheres have equal day and night time.
  • The vernal equinox (spring equinox) takes place in the Northern Hemisphere around 20th or 21st March, while in the Southern Hemisphere, it happens on 22nd or 23rd September.
  • Conversely, during the autumn season in the Northern Hemisphere on 23rd September (autumn equinox), it is springtime in the Southern Hemisphere, and on 21st March, it is the opposite.