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Summer solstice


The summer solstice occurs when a planet's rotational axis, in either northern or southern hemispheres, is most inclined toward the star that it orbits. Earth's ...

June Solstice - Summer and Winter Solstice - Timeanddate.com


Jun 20, 2016 ... June (summer) solstice is June 20, 21 or 22. Longest day of the year in the Northern Hemisphere shortest (winter solstice) in Southern ...

Things to notice at the June solstice | Tonight | EarthSky


Jun 20, 2016 ... This solstice brings the northernmost sun for the year, as seen from around ... The latest sunset doesn't come on the day of the summer solstice.

Summer solstice at Stonehenge | Earth | EarthSky


Jun 22, 2016 ... It's summer solstice time for us in the Northern Hemisphere. This solstice occurs at the instant the sun reaches its most northerly point on the ...

Summer solstice | Define Summer solstice at Dictionary.com


Summer solstice definition, the solstice on or about June 21st that marks the beginning of summer in the Northern Hemisphere. See more.

Summer Solstice 2016 Arrives Today: Facts to Know About the ...


Jun 20, 2016 ... The summer solstice arrives tonight night. What exactly does this mean?

Summer Solstice for Kids - Fact Monster


In the summer, around June 20 or 21, we experience the summer solstice, which is the longest day of the year. And in the winter, December 21 or 22 is the ...

Happy Summer Solstice 2016: Times and rituals surrounding the ...


Jun 20, 2016 ... Here's everything you need to know about the longest day of the year and traditions surrounding the summer solstice.

Summer Solstice Feature


The summer solstice occurs at the moment the earth's tilt toward the sun is at a maximum. Therefore, on the day of the summer solstice, the sun appears at its ...

What Is the Summer Solstice? Explaining the Longest Day of the ...


Jun 19, 2015 ... Sunday is summer solstice, the longest day of the year above the equator and the turning point after which the sun starts rising later and setting ...

The Summer Solstice The June solstice is known as the summer solstice in the northern hemisphere and the winter solstice the southern hemisphere. The date varies between June 20 and June 22, depending on the year.
The Summer Solstice was Monday, June 20, 2016 in the northern hemisphere this year.
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Summer solstice - Northern and Southern - Timeanddate.com


Solstices are opposite on either side of the equator, so the Summer Solstice in the Northern Hemisphere is the Winter Solstice in the Southern Hemisphere and  ...

First Day of Summer 2016 Solstice Dates Times Photos | The Old ...


When is the first day of summer 2016? Get the solstice date and time.

summer solstice | astronomy | Britannica.com


At the summer solstice, the Sun travels the longest path through the sky, and that day therefore has the most daylight. When the summer solstice happens in the ...