Summer Solstice

The summer solstice denotes the first day of the summer season. For the Northern Hemisphere, the date of summer solstice is either on June 21 or 22 (changes yearly). December 21 or 22 is the date of the summer solstice for the Southern Hemisphere. During the summer solstice, locations in their respective hemispheres experience the longest day of the year.

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