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vernal equinox

Ian Ridpath

in A Dictionary of Astronomy

Second edition

Published in print January 2012 | ISBN: 9780199609055
Published online January 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191739439
vernal equinox

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(♈) The point on the celestial sphere at which the Sun passes from south to north of the celestial equator

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Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics

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