The vernal equinox, will be celebrated at 7 a.m. March 20 at Beach Bluff Park in Marblehead, Mass. The sun will rise over the sea at 7:09 a.m. and, if the weather is right, when attendees stand on the center dais, the sun will be seen rising between the pair of columns. The paired basalt columns have been installed so that when the sun rises on the equinox, semiannually, it shines directly through the oval space formed by these two columns.
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The illumination of the passage and chamber at the Winter solstice sunrise in Newgrange is world famous. Less well known is the Equinox illumination at sunri.
Above, when the sun reached the end of the pillars, it appeared to “stand still” before beginning its journey back in the opposite direction.
Newgrange Winter Solstice - Above the entrance to the passage at Newgrange there is an opening called a roof-box. Its purpose is to allow sunlight to penetrate the passage and chamber at sunrise around the Winter Solstice.
The main passage Inside Newgrange lit by the winter solstice sun