Sunday, June 22, 2014

Summer Solstice Solar Pillar

As the longest day of 2014 came to a gentle close a fantastic solar pillar illuminated the sky over English Bay Vancouver. On the day of the summer solstice the light pillar marked the northern most setting point for the sun as seen from downtown Vancouver. Sunset was at 9:21 PM with twilight lasting nearly to sunrise the next day at 5:07 AM.

2014 06 June 21 Summer Solstice Sunset 01a 5s hh z nn1

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