Posts Tagged ‘solstice’

Winter Solstice Stonehenge

December 21, 2013
Winter Solstice Stonehenge

Winter Solstice Stonehenge

Winter solstice is the shortest day of the year.

Stonehenge is an astronomical observatory.

Summer Solstice at Stonehenge

June 23, 2010
Sunrise on Summer Solstice at Stonehenge

Sunrise on Summer Solstice at Stonehenge

Summer Solstice at Stonehenge marks the longest day. It is when the sun reaches its most northerly point in the sky. It occurs on 21st of June.