Can You Balance Eggs on End During the Spring Equinox? As the angle of the earth's inclination toward the sun changes throughout the year, lengthening or shortening the days according to season and hemisphere, there are two times annually when day and night are of more-or-less equal length: the spring and autumnal equinoxes. These celestial tipping points have been observed for thousands of years.
The ecliptic and celestial equator intersect at the spring and autumn equinox points. The ecliptic represents the sun's apparent yearly path in front of the constellations of the Zodiac. The celestial equator is simply a circle drawn around the sky, above Earth's equator.
MARCH Moon of Winds Plough Moon ASH MOON Eostar: Spring Equinox Light and Dark are in balance, but from now until Autumn Equinox, the days will be longer than the nights. And the Spring arose on the garden fair, Like the spirit of Love felt everywhere. And each flower and herb on Earth's dark breast, Rose from the dreams of it's wintery rest.