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 ...
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 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 ...
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 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 ...
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, brightest moonlight. By Loli Lucaciu,
Special to CNN. Updated 12:41 PM ET, Sun June 19, 2016 ...
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 ...
Jun 20, 2016 ... Here's everything you need to know about the longest day of the year and
traditions surrounding the summer solstice.
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 ...