Today is the First Day of Fall

The first day of Fall begins at 10:44 am CDT/15:44 UTC Monday, September 22.

The time of the equinox is the moment when the Sun can be observed to be directly over the Earth's equator.  During this day nearly every point of the Earth's surface has the same sunrise and sunset.


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