Summer Solstice at Stonehenge: All you need to know about the June 2013 solstice, from Earth SKy

Summer Solstice at Stonehenge: All you need to know about the June 2013 solstice, from Earth SKy

June Solstice in Sacramento, California, U.S.A. is on Saturday, June 21, 2014 at 3:51 AM PDT

June Solstice in Sacramento, California, U.S.A. is on Saturday, June 21, 2014 at 3:51 AM PDT

Equinox and Solstice Illustration – A solstice happens when the sun's zenith is at its furthest point from the equator. On the June solstice, it reaches its northernmost point and the Earth’s North Pole tilts directly towards the sun, at about 23.4 degrees.

Equinox and Solstice Illustration – A solstice happens when the sun's zenith is at its furthest point from the equator. On the June solstice, it reaches its northernmost point and the Earth’s North Pole tilts directly towards the sun, at about 23.4 degrees.

From the December solstice to the June solstice, the sunset makes its way north, as illustrated in this photo composite by Abhijit Juvekar.  Thanks, Abhijit!

From the December solstice to the June solstice, the sunset makes its way north, as illustrated in this photo composite by Abhijit Juvekar. Thanks, Abhijit!

Best June Solstice Quotes, Wording, Slogans, Greetings : ~ http://www.managementparadise.com/forums/festivals-trending/294699-best-june-solstice-quotes-wording-slogans-greetings.html

Best June Solstice Quotes, Wording, Slogans, Greetings : ~ http://www.managementparadise.com/forums/festivals-trending/294699-best-june-solstice-quotes-wording-slogans-greetings.html

Summer Sun peeking from a tree....n most time zones in the Northern Hemisphere, June 21, 2015, will be the longest day of the year. Here are 11 facts you might not know about the June Solstice.

Summer Sun peeking from a tree....n most time zones in the Northern Hemisphere, June 21, 2015, will be the longest day of the year. Here are 11 facts you might not know about the June Solstice.

Day and night sides of Earth at the instant of the June solstice (2014 June 21 at 10:51 Universal Time). The sun is rising in the U.S. and shining at zenith over northern Africa at this magic moment. Image credit: Earth and Moon Viewer

Day and night sides of Earth at the instant of the June solstice (2014 June 21 at 10:51 Universal Time). The sun is rising in the U.S. and shining at zenith over northern Africa at this magic moment. Image credit: Earth and Moon Viewer

Everything you need to know: June solstice 2014 | Astronomy Essentials | EarthSky When is the solstice where I live? It comes on June 21, 2014, 10:51 Universal Time (5:51 a.m. CDT in the United States).

Everything you need to know: June solstice 2014 | Astronomy Essentials | EarthSky When is the solstice where I live? It comes on June 21, 2014, 10:51 Universal Time (5:51 a.m. CDT in the United States).

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