One of the limited moments during the year that the sun sets exactly here. Manhattan - New York - by Cong Huang

One of the limited moments during the year that the sun sets exactly here. Manhattan - New York - by Cong Huang

Manhattanhenge - NYC  The two best days (known as “full sun on the grid”) take place on Monday, May 30, 2016 at 8:12pm, and Monday, July 11, 2016 at 8:20pm. You can get a not-as-good-but-actually-still-pretty-great preview (known as “half sun on the grid”) on Sunday, May 29, 2016 at 8:12pm and Tuesday, July 12, 2016 at 8:20pm.  According to Neil deGrasse Tyson, the best cross streets are 14th, 34th, 42nd and 57th, as they’re wide streets with interesting buildings for framing your photos.

Manhattanhenge - NYC The two best days (known as “full sun on the grid”) take place on Monday, May 30, 2016 at 8:12pm, and Monday, July 11, 2016 at 8:20pm. You can get a not-as-good-but-actually-still-pretty-great preview (known as “half sun on the grid”) on Sunday, May 29, 2016 at 8:12pm and Tuesday, July 12, 2016 at 8:20pm. According to Neil deGrasse Tyson, the best cross streets are 14th, 34th, 42nd and 57th, as they’re wide streets with interesting buildings for framing your photos.

A phenomenon called the Manhattan-Henge happens twice a year, when the sun perfectly lines up with the streets of NYC.

Manhattanhenge

A phenomenon called the Manhattan-Henge happens twice a year, when the sun perfectly lines up with the streets of NYC.

Return of the #Manhattan #Henge - make sure you check it out this amazing phenomenon if you are in NYC on July 11 in-case you missed it on May 30

Return of the #Manhattan #Henge - make sure you check it out this amazing phenomenon if you are in NYC on July 11 in-case you missed it on May 30

Manhattan Henge phenomenon July 11th 2014

Manhattan Henge phenomenon July 11th 2014

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