February 12th, 2016
Waxing Crescent Moon

2012 Perihelion

Happy Perihelion 2012! Okay, so it’s not a commonly-celebrated event. Nevertheless, January 4th, 2012 is a significant date for the year, at least astronomically. Perihelion occurs on Wednesday, January 4th, 2012. This marks the time when the Earth is closest…