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206th day and 30th week in 2024

Zodiac: Leo (7/23 - 8/22) ♌
Chinese year: dragon

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State Holiday Pioneer Day (Utah)

Pioneer Day in Utah commemorates the entry of Brigham Young and the first group of Mormon pioneers into Utah's Salt Lake Valley on July 24, 1847. It is a state holiday that celebrates the bravery, determination, and faith of the early settlers who made the arduous journey to the region. The day is marked with a variety of festivities including parades, fireworks, rodeos, and reenactments of the pioneers' arrival. Cultural and religious gatherings are also common, reflecting on the history and contributions of the Mormon pioneers to the state of Utah. Pioneer Day is a celebration of Utah's history and heritage, bringing together communities to honor their pioneer legacy and the spirit of perseverance and unity that characterizes the state.

Day Information

This day will be in 23 hours, today is 7/23/2024.

Moon: waning, moon phase is waning gibbous, age 18.4 days, new moon August 4, full moon July 21.

Date ISO 8601 format: 2024-07-24T07:14:29-07:00

UTC date and time: 2024-07-24 14:14:29

Unix time: 1721830469

Sun information in Los Angeles

Sunrise: 5:57 AM

Sunset: 8:01 PM

At zenith: 12:59 PM

Length of day: 14h 3m

Births anniversaries

Amelia Mary Earhart
Born in 1897, 127 years ago. American aviation pioneer and writer