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Summer solstice - Wikipedia


The summer solstice (or estival solstice) occurs when a planet's rotational axis, in either northern or southern hemispheres, is most inclined toward the star that it ...

June Solstice - Summer and Winter Solstice - Timeanddate.com


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 times ...

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


When is the first day of summer 2017? When is the summer solstice date -- plus, solstice facts and folklore!

Things to notice at the June solstice | Tonight | EarthSky


Jun 20, 2016 ... The solstice comes on June 20, 2016 at 22:34 UTC. For North ... The latest sunset doesn't come on the day of the summer solstice. Neither ...

Summer Solstice -- from Eric Weisstein's World of Astronomy


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 ...

Summer Solstice - Infoplease


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 for Kids - Fact Monster


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 Arrives Today: Facts to Know About the ...


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

Summer solstice brings longest daylight brings full moon - CNN.com


Jun 19, 2016 ... (CNN) The longest day of the year is upon us. This Monday brings the summer solstice, which marks the beginning of the season and a chance ...

Happy summer: The solstice is Monday - USA Today


Jun 20, 2016 ... The summer solstice — the annual moment at which the sun is the highest it ever gets in the sky — occurs Monday at 6:34 p.m. ET.

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


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 ...

Santa Barbara Summer Solstice Celebration


The Summer Solstice Celebration in Santa Barbara represents the largest, three day arts event in Santa Barbara County, drawing crowds of over 100000 ...

summer solstice | astronomy | Britannica.com


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 ...