Manhattanhenge 2015

Manhattan Solstice 2015

Manhattanhenge or Manhattan Solstice happens twice a year when the sun aligns east-west streets. During Manhattanhenge the observers on one of the griddest east-west streets will see the sun setting over New Jersey directly opposite.

The best view takes place on 42nd St, you’ll see the sun lined up with the center line of 42nd Street.

When? From May, 29th to July, 13th.

2015 Manhattanhenge Dates

Half Sun
Friday, May 29, 2015 (8.12pm): Half Sun on the grid
Monday, July 13, 2015 (8.21pm): Half Sun on the grid

Full Sun | Best days
Saturday, May 30, 2015 (8.12pm): Full Sun on the grid
Sunday, July 12, 2015 (8.20pm): Full Sun on the grid

Image Credit | hwzhiyin


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