The summer solstice (or estival solstice), also known as midsummer, occurs
when a planet's rotational axis, in either northern or southern hemispheres, is
June (summer) solstice is June 20, 21 or 22. Longest day of the year in the
Northern Hemisphere shortest (winter solstice) in Southern Hemisphere. Local
When is the first day of summer 2017? When is the summer solstice date -- plus,
solstice facts and folklore!
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
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.
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 ...
Dec 21, 2016 ... Today marks the first day of summer and the longest day of the year for the
southern hemisphere. The summer solstice is named for the brief ...
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, ...
Jun 20, 2016 ... Each year, thousands of yogis from around the world travel to Times Square to
celebrate the Summer Solstice with free yoga classes in the ...
On Saturday morning, June 17th 2017, at 4:30am, the Consort and I will be
presenting our 22nd annual Summer Solstice Celebration at New York's
Cathedral of ...