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March

  • Rony De LaetEmail author
Chapter
Part of the Astronomer's Pocket Field Guide book series (ASTROPOC)

Abstract

March is a special month. This time of the year the Sun passes through the Vernal Point in the constellation of Pisces. It is an annual milestone that announces the beginning of the spring season on the northern hemisphere. The March equinox has been celebrated by several cultures as the New Year’s Day of their calendar.

Keywords

Local Group Spiral Galaxy Bright Star Virgo Cluster Bright Galaxy 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2012

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.BekkevoortBelgium

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