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June Solstice

June 21

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An event every year that begins at 00:00 on day 21 of June, repeating indefinitely

When:
When the day is longest on the Northern Hemisphere and the Night is longest on the Southern Hemisphere
Where:
🌐 Earth
First occurrence:
Long before humankind

 

On the Northern Hemisphere The June Solstice is also Known as:
First Day of Summer, Summer Solstice or Midsummer

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On the Southern Hemisphere the June Solstice is also known as Winter Solstice.

Other names for June Solstice or similar celebrations are:
Feast of Saint John the Baptist, St. John’s Feast Day, Jāņi, Enyovden, Litha/Līþa/ Lithe, Ivan Kupala Day, Juhannus, Mittumaari, Alban Hefin, Gŵyl Ganol yr Haf, Sankthans, Joninės, Jaanipäev or Keskikesä

 

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Date:
June 21
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