Friday, May 4, 2012

Kathmandu Noon at 12:00

May 4, 2012: After five and half months the Solar NOON in Kathmandu coincides with civil (local) noon at exact 12:00PM. Last solar noon at 12:00PM was on Dec 18, 2011. In Kathmandu, solar noon occurs at exact 12:00PM for about 20 to 30 days in a year, for rest of the year it sways around as much 15 to 20 minutes ahead or after the civil noon.


Graph below represents the solar noon fluctuation pattern in Kathmandu for year 2012.


Solar NOON and Sun and Moon movement




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