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144th day and 21st week in 2024

Zodiac: Gemini (5/22 - 6/21) ♊
Chinese year: dragon

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National Asparagus Day

National Asparagus Day is a delightful celebration of one of nature's most versatile and nutritious vegetables. Asparagus, known for its distinctive flavor and tender spears, takes center stage on this day as enthusiasts and food lovers alike indulge in its culinary delights. Whether roasted, grilled, steamed, or sautéed, asparagus offers endless possibilities for creative dishes that showcase its unique taste and texture. Beyond its culinary appeal, asparagus is celebrated for its health benefits, being rich in vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants. National Asparagus Day encourages individuals to explore new recipes, share cooking tips, and appreciate the bounty of the earth. It's a time to savor the fresh flavors of spring and embrace the vibrant green hues of this beloved vegetable.

International Day to End Obstetric Fistula

The International Day to End Obstetric Fistula is a crucial observance that aims to raise awareness and mobilize support for the elimination of obstetric fistula, a preventable and treatable childbirth injury. This day focuses on the plight of women and girls who suffer from this condition, often resulting in social isolation, health problems, and economic challenges. The day's activities include awareness campaigns, medical camps offering treatment and counseling, and advocacy events aimed at improving maternal health care. The goal is to highlight the importance of access to skilled birth attendants, emergency obstetric care, and comprehensive reproductive health services. This observance is also a call to action for governments and organizations to invest in health infrastructure and training, and to support affected women and girls, helping them regain their health and reintegrate into their communities with dignity.

Day Information

This day will be in 3 days, today is 5/19/2024.

Moon: waxing, moon phase is full moon, age 14.6 days, new moon June 6, full moon May 23.

Date ISO 8601 format: 2024-05-23T16:45:07-07:00

UTC date and time: 2024-05-23 23:45:07

Unix time: 1716507907

Sun information in Los Angeles

Sunrise: 5:44 AM

Sunset: 7:55 PM

At zenith: 12:49 PM

Length of day: 14h 10m