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When Is Earth Day?


This is the symbol for Earth Day.

This is the symbol for Earth Day. It is a green version of the Greek letter theta, which represents peace or a warning.

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Question: When Is Earth Day?

Answer: If you've been confused about the answer to this question, it is because Earth Day could fall on either of two days, depending on your preference for when you want to observe it. Some people celebrate Earth Day on the first day of Spring (on the vernal equinox, around March 21) while others observe Earth Day on April 22. In either case, the purpose of the day is to inspire appreciation for the earth's environment and awareness of issues that threaten it.

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