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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 20, 2016, will be the longest day of the year. Here are 11 facts you might not know about the June Solstice ...

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

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

summer solstice | astronomy | Britannica.com

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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 ...

Summer Solstice Feature

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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 ...

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

www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2016/06/20/summer-solstice-2016-first-day-of-summer-longest-day-strawberry/

5 days ago ... 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 ...

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.

Summer Solstice - Infoplease

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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, ...

See the First Solstice Full Moon in More Than 50 Years

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6 days ago ... Look up at the moon on June 20, and you may be witnessing something that has not been seen in decades. That night, depending on your ...

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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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6 days ago ... 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 and Strawberry Moon: Everything you need to ...

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4 days ago ... The summer solstice is the longest day of the year, a day falling around late June when there are approximately 17 hours of light. The name ...

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

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6 days ago ... The summer solstice arrives tonight night. What exactly does this mean?