Mid-afternoon is not a precise measure of time but is rather a vague term to refer to the approximate middle of the time between 12 p.m. and sunset. Because the sun sets at different times throughout the year and at different latitudes across the planet, there is no one precise time that can be defined as mid-afternoon.
If an old lady asks her maid to clean the kitchen in the mid-afternoon, a general guideline is being set that means the maid should clean the kitchen at an approximate midpoint between noon and sunset. If "afternoon" time is considered to last from about 12:01 p.m. to 6 p.m., for example, mid-afternoon would be around 3 p.m.Learn More
There is no specific or definitive time that afternoon becomes evening, but it gradually shifts into evening as the day goes on. It is unlike afternoon, which begins after 12 p.m.Full Answer >
During the spring, the sun rises earlier in the morning and sets later in the afternoon. March, April and May are considered to be spring in the Northern Hemisphere, whereas September, October and November are spring in the Southern Hemisphere. Many cultures have festivals in honor of spring's arrival.Full Answer >
Mid-morning is between 9:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m. Mid-morning is typically accepted as the midpoint between sunrise and noon. Sunrise is usually between 7:00 a.m. and 7:30 a.m., which means that there are 4 1/2 to 5 hours between sunrise and noon. Mid-morning is typically between 2 hours 15 minutes and 2 hours 30 minutes after sunrise.Full Answer >
The military time 2130 is the equivalent of 9:30 p.m. Military time runs on the idea of a 24-hour clock rather than a 12-hour clock for which time is divided into a.m. and p.m. hours.Full Answer >