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Summer solstice

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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 ...

11 Things About the June Solstice - Timeanddate.com

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In many time zones in the Northern Hemisphere, June 21, 2017, will be the longest day of the year. Here are 11 facts you might not know about the June Solstice ...

First Day of Summer 2017 Solstice Dates Times Photos | The Old ...

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Welcome to our June Solstice 2017 page! When does summer 2017 begin in the Northern Hemisphere? What is the solstice about—and why have people ...

Summer solstice 2016: Everything you need to know about the ...

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Jun 20, 2016 ... Summer heat has been in full swing across much of the country the last few weeks, but not until Monday's summer solstice can we officially ...

Summer Solstice Feature

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Jun 6, 2016 ... 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 ...

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

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

Summer solstice 2016: First day of summer brings 'strawberry moon ...

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Jun 21, 2016 ... The summer solstice is the longest day of the year - the day in which we can enjoy approximately 17 hours of daylight. It might seem like good ...

June Solstice Brings Late Nights, Bright Sights - Sky & Telescope

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Jun 15, 2016 ... Get a taste of everlasting light on June 20, the summer solstice, when the Sun and Full Strawberry Moon will light both day and night.

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

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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 in the Northern Hemisphere

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June 21 is the summer solstice in the Northern Hemisphere and marks the beginning of summer for the earth north of the equator.

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The Summer Solstice
Monday, June 20, 2016 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.
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Things to notice at the June solstice | Tonight | EarthSky

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Jun 20, 2016 ... The solstice comes on June 20, 2016 at 22:34 UTC. For North American time zones, that is 6:34 p.m. EDT, 5:34 p.m. CDT, 4:34 p.m. MDT and ...

Summer Solstice for Kids - Fact Monster

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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 ...

summer solstice | astronomy | Britannica.com

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Summer solstice, the two moments during the year when the path of the Sun in the sky is farthest north in the Northern Hemisphere (June 20 or 21) or farthest ...