Featured Map for 20 June 2016:
Northern Summer Solstice


This year's northern summer solstice, marking the start of summer in the northern hemisphere (and winter in the southern hemisphere), will occur today at 22:34 UTC.

Today's Featured Map shows the location of the sun's maximum zenith, which will be directly overhead a point about 702 km northeast of Hilo, Hawaii.

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