We nonetheless have a number of extra days earlier than we enter the darkish half of the 12 months — when bushes begin responding to the waning daylight. Though equinox actually means “equal night time” in Latin, each of Earth’s hemispheres nonetheless get greater than 12 hours of daylight Saturday. One cause for it’s because Earth’s ambiance refracts, or bends, gentle, which causes the solar to seem larger within the sky than it’s.
https://www.washingtonpost.com/climate/2018/09/21/fall-equinox/ | The autumnal equinox arrives Saturday. Quickly it’ll really feel extra like fall, too.