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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 ...

Things to notice at the June solstice | Tonight | EarthSky

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

www.washingtonpost.com/news/capital-weather-gang/wp/2016/06/17/summer-solstice-2016-everything-you-need-to-know-about-the-longest-day-of-the-year/

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 - 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, ...

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/

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 ...

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 brings longest daylight brings full moon - CNN.com

www.cnn.com/2016/06/18/health/summer-solstice-full-moon-irpt/

Summer solstice brings longest daylight, brightest moonlight. By Loli Lucaciu, Special to CNN. Updated 12:41 PM ET, Sun June 19, 2016 ...

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 ...

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

www.mirror.co.uk/science/summer-solstice-2016-times-rituals-8092240

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 -- from Eric Weisstein's World of Astronomy

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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 ...

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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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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 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?

Upcoming Events | Summer Solstice | The Solar Foundation

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Jun 16, 2016 ... Every June, in honor of the longest day of the year, TSF hosts its Summer Solstice, a celebration of solar energy and the beneficial role it plays ...