Archive for August, 2012
Summer Solstice explained
In astronomy, the term “solstice” to. An astronomical event that occurs when the apparent position of the sun, in the extreme north to the extreme south of the sky other than the sun, the angle of the earth to 23.5 ° C, rotation and revolution are also a crucial role in this phenomenon. The path of the sun when the Tropic of Cancer in June (June solstice) and the Tropic of Capricorn in December (winter solstice).
Although the use of “Midsummer” is limited in the June solstice in the northern hemisphere, it is very popular because this continent is home to about 90 per cent of the world population. In the summer solstice in the southern hemisphere in June called “Winter Solstice” because it marks the beginning of winter. In other words, took place in June solstice to the summer solstice for those in the northern hemisphere and the winter solstice happens to be the summer solstice for those in the southern hemisphere.