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The Times Square Ball is an LED geodesic sphere located in New York City's Times Square. Located on the roof of One Times Square, the ball is a prominent part of a New Year's Eve celebration...

About the New Year's Eve Ball - Times Square

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The Ball is a geodesic sphere, 12 feet in diameter, and weighs 11,875 pounds. ... For Times Square 2016, 288 of the Waterford triangles introduce the new Gift of Wonder ... Read more about the history of the Times Square New Year's Eve Ball.

New Year's Eve Ball: 5 little-known facts about the glowing New ...

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Dec 30, 2015 ... With that, we wait patiently for the iconic crystal New Year's Eve Ball atop One ... It weighs a whopping 11,875 pounds ... Ball drop edition .... creating a Kennedy- esque compound in the lush environs of upstate New York.

The New Year's Eve Ball drop explained | www.ajc.com

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Dec 30, 2015 ... The ball, which is 12 feet in diameter and weighs 11,875 pounds, ... people in New York City, the home of the famous New Year's Eve ball drop.

WATCH LIVE: Times Square New Year's Eve hosting one million ...

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Dec 31, 2015 ... The countdown has begun in New York City. ... The 11,875 Pound New Year's Eve ball is powered by 32,256 Philips Luxeon ... A man poses in 2016 glasses with two NYPD officers in Times Square ahead of the ball drop.

Times Square NYE brings mild weather, 1 million revelers - NY Daily ...

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Jan 1, 2016 ... The recipe for a one-of-a-kind New Year's Eve party: One million revelers ... 1 million revelers pack Times Square on mild New Year's Eve to see brightest ball ever drop .... The glittering, 11,875-pound beacon that ushered in the new year was ... New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest in New York City...

New Year's Eve in Times Square: What You Need ... - NBC New York

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Dec 31, 2015 ... This year a 11,875-pound Waterford crystal ball descended a 141-foot tall flagpole to ... TIMES SQUARE BALL DROP VIEWING SECTIONS.

Times Square Ball | New Year's Eve |Free Tours by Foot

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The ball drop has been a part of New Year's Eve celebrations in New York City for ... It is 12 feet wide, weighs 11,875 pounds and has 2,688 Waterford panels.

New Year's Eve in Numbers: Everything You Need to Know About ...

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Dec 31, 2015 ... Fun facts about the Times Square ball drop, from what it takes to ... Image: New Year's Eve Times Square, New York, 1937 ... 11,875 pounds.

NYC & COMPANY ANNOUNCES NEW YEAR'S EVE ...

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Nov 16, 2015 ... “From the iconic ball drop in Times Square to the simulated ball drop in ... sphere covered in 2,688 Waterford crystals, the ball weighs 11,875 pounds ... New Year's Eve Wishing Wall: Each New Year's Eve when the ball drops ...

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Why NYC Drops an 11,875 Pound Ball on New Year's Eve - The ...

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Dec 27, 2012 ... The tradition dates back to December 31, 1907, though the balls have changed along with technology. On New Year's Eve, a number of word ...

History of Ball Drop in Times Square - Times Square New Years Eve

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In 1903, The New York Times newspaper was about to open their new headquarters, the city's ... Today's Ball is 12 feet in diameter, weighing 11,875 pounds.

The Evolution of the New Year's Eve Times Square Ball in NYC ...

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Dec 29, 2015 ... The Evolution of the New Year's Eve Times Square Ball in NYC From ... The New York Times), the tradition of having a ball drop didn't start until 1907, ... (its current diameter) and a weight of 11,875 pounds (its current weight).