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2020 Autumnal (Fall) Equinox In New Hampshire Will Be On Tuesday, September 22, 9:30am (Eastern).

by Anura Guruge


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Sunrise & Sunset Times for Concord, New Hampshire around the September Equinox.
(From Time-and-Date).

Note that daylight is NOT exactly 12 hours!
If anything we get closer to 12 hours 3 days later.
There is a reason for that. It is our latitude above the equator.
If we were closer to the equator it would have been closer to 12 hours.
See this explanation in Time-and-Date.


My equinox diagram.

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Another ‘Time-and-Date‘ diagram annotated by I.


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by Anura Guruge

Google’s Spring Equinox 2018 Doodle For The Antipodes — While It Is Fall For Us.

by Anura Guruge


Permanent access, independent of date,
provided via the Google Doodle Archive.


Click to ENLARGE and read here.


Last Google Doodles:
Check Category ‘Google Doodle’.
Search ‘Patrick’.


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Happy Autumnal (i.e.,Fall) Equinox 2018 — It Is Today In The U.S., Tomorrow In The U.K.

by Anura Guruge


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Enjoy.

Winter, bitter cold and snow will be HERE soon enough.


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by Anura Guruge

2018 Autumnal (Fall) Equinox In New Hampshire Will Be On Saturday, September 22, 9:54pm (Eastern).

by Anura Guruge


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Sunrise & Sunset Times for Concord, New Hampshire around the September Equinox.
(From Time-and-Date).

Note that daylight is NOT exactly 12 hours!
If anything we get closer to 12 hours 3 days later.
There is a reason for that. It is our latitude above the equator.
If we were closer to the equator it would have been closer to 12 hours.
See this explanation in Time-and-Date.


My equinox diagram.

Click to ENLARGE, study and admire.


Related Posts:
Search on ‘equinox’ for lots of other posts with tons of pictures & diagrams.


by Anura Guruge

Happy 2017 Autumnal Equinox, Which Will Be Tomorrow, Friday, September 22, 4:02pm (Eastern).

by Anura Guruge


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2017 Autumnal (Fall) Equinox In New Hampshire Will Be On Friday, September 22, 4:02pm (Eastern).

by Anura Guruge


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Sunrise & Sunset Times for Concord, New Hampshire around the September Equinox.
(From Time-and-Date).

Note that daylight is NOT exactly 12 hours!
If anything we get closer to 12 hours 3 days later.
There is a reason for that. It is our latitude above the equator.
If we were closer to the equator it would have been closer to 12 hours.
See this explanation in Time-and-Date.


My equinox diagram.

Click to ENLARGE, study and admire.


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by Anura Guruge

Elderly Pedestrian Killed Just Outside ‘Acadia National Park’, September 12, 2017 — “Chart Room Restaurant” Parking Lot.

by Anura Guruge


From the outstanding ‘Mount Desert ISLANDER

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“The Chart Room” is a well-known landmark just a few miles prior to the MAIN Hulls Cove entrance to the Acadia National Park. Click to ENLARGE. Created by Anura Guruge.



As far as I know, and as far as I can tell, this is the only fatal accident anywhere close to Acadia National Park in 2017 — so far. The prior major accident, on July 11, 2017, was non-fatal. Prior to that was the motorcycle crash, on Cadillac Mountain, September 4, 2016.

To be fair this was NOT inside the Park but it is as close to the Park as you can get without actually being inside. As you can see in the report, Park Rangers were at the accident to handle traffic.

Well known landmark. Hard to miss. Always crowded.

We were, of course, at Acadia over the Labor Day Weekend, this year — as we have since 2013. Traffic was crazy a couple of times BUT no accidents as far as I heard.


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The Picture Of The Day (Sony a7 II) + 6 Also-Rans — September 13, 2017.

by Anura Guruge


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Wow Pink Mums in profusion New Hampshire Anura Guruge 2017 Sony a7 II


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The Picture Of The Day (Sony a7 II) + 6 Also-Rans — September 12, 2017.

by Anura Guruge


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Apples against blue sky Gilford New Hampshire Anura Guruge 2017 Sony a7 II


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Short-Sleeved Cricket Sweater Knitted For Me By My Former Workmate Patrice Bourgeois During Her Cancer Treatment.

by Anura Guruge




Earlier this year as Patrice was getting ready for her ‘3-months’ of cancer treatment she did a Facebook post asking if anybody wanted anything knitted since she had run out of ‘projects’ and ‘ideas’ and she wanted to have something to knit in the coming months.

I told her that I did not have any cricket sweaters that fitted and would love one in my ol’ Ananda College (Colombo, Sri Lanka) colors of maroon and gold. Patrice went to work, as she is wont, researching patterns, colors, wool types, needles etc. etc.

Over the months she gave all of us pithy updates on the progress of this sweater. It took her slightly longer than she had expected. But, it was always going to be for Fall 2017 in New Hampshire.

It arrived today — in the nick of time. The temperature is 58°F as I write this post.

It fits beautifully and all she requested from me was a measurement of my chest size.

I am impressed, amazed and very grateful.

Thank YOU, Patrice.

I will wear this with pride and joy in the months to come. She informed me that it is washable. That is good. I do spill stuff.

So more pictures to come.


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