Day – Daytime

A day is any of several different units of time. The word refers either to the period of light when the Sun is above the local horizon or to the full day covering a dark and a light period. Continue reading “Day – Daytime”

Midnight

Midnight, literally “the middle of the night“, was a time arbitrarily designated to determine the end of a day and the beginning of the next in some, mainly Western, cultures. Originally midnight depended on Continue reading “Midnight”

Noon

Noon is the time exactly halfway through the day, written 12:00 in the 24-hour clock and 12:00 pm in the 12-hour clock. Midday is also used as a synonym for noon, although this may also be a more general term to mean around noon, Continue reading “Noon”