The Summer Solstice
Sunday, June 21, 2015
in the northern hemisphere
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 occurs during a hemisphere's summer. This is the northern
solstice in the northern hemisphere and the southern solstice in the southern ...
When is the first day of summer 2015? Get the solstice date and time. Plus, free
summertime ecards, folklore, and more!
We use the beautiful photo above in honor of the upcoming June solstice. It's
from one of our favorite sky photographers, Dan Bush. What … solstice time ...
The June Solstice
is upon us. Summer begins in the Northern Hemisphere and winter begins in the Southern Hemisphere on Sunday, June
21, at precisely 1:45 a.m. More »
Jun 21, 2013 ... It's that beautiful time of year again in the N. Hemisphere, when the June solstice
- your signal to celebrate summer - is upon us.
Jun 21, 2015 ... This year's solstice, considered the start of summer, is at 12:39 p.m. today.
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 ...
Solstice comes from the Latin (sol, sun; sistit, stands). For several days before
and after each solstice, the sun appears to stand still in the sky—that is, ...
In the northern hemisphere, the longest day of the year (near June 22) when the
Sun is farthest north. In the southern hemisphere, winter and summer solstices ...