Ancient calendars were tied to nature, following day length
The zodiacal system was constructed to suit the needs of agriculture. Helping plan and organise community activity throughout the year.
Current zodiac place
The timepiece below tracks the progress of the sun throughout the year. Visit at a later date to see its new position.Equinox and Solstice dates 2010-2019
Things to note
We've detected that you are visiting from the Northern hemisphere, therefore lookout for the following astrological events:
- Spring Equinox: sun in zero degrees Aries
- Summer Solstice: sun in zero degrees Cancer
- Autumn Equinox: sun in zero degrees Libra
- Winter Solstice: sun in zero degrees Capricorn
Each zodiac sign spans 30° of celestial longitude.
Alternative solar timepiece
Where is it exactly midday right now on Planet Earth? Visit Globe Time