January 27, 2021

New Online Tool Predicts Vivid Sunrises, Sunsets in North America

The new resource is found at SunsetWx.com.

From Penn St. University:

The SunsetWx website contains maps that show how vivid a sunset or sunrise should be across the continental U.S., Canada and Mexico. The system outputs color-based qualitative data known as “units of vividness” rather than numerical data — by looking for warm colors on the map, users can identify hotspots where the right meteorological conditions for a vivid sunset will likely occur.

Much more about SunsetWx and how it was developed in the complete article.

About Gary Price

Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.

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