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either of the two times of the year when the sun is at its greatest distance from the celestial equator

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The Summer Solstice falls on June 21 while the Winter Solstice falls on December 22 in these countries, he said.
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Know-alls will tell you that the word solstice comes from the the Latin "sol" (sun) and "sistit" (stands) because for about five days before and after each solstice, the sun's noontime elevation does not seem to change - it appears to stand still in the sky.
The Solstice has a folding top, which is more expensive, but on the other hand it only has two doors instead of four, it has two electric window motors instead of four, so roughly speaking, the material cost is not that different.
Sundberg was one of about 60 people who gathered for the solstice celebration.
The main building there is a kind of temple fortress aligned with its main axis along the azimuth that runs from the point of winter solstice sunset to that of summer solstice sunrise.
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The longest day of the year, also known as the summer solstice, is Tuesday and marks the first official day of summer in the Northern Hemisphere, when the sun reaches its northernmost point in the sky.
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