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July 14, 2014

New Yorkers lined up for rare phenomenon this weekend

Filed under: Cool, The Sun — bferrari @ 1:52 pm

Excited New Yorkers were treated to Manhattanhenge this past Friday, July 11, and Saturday, July 12, when the sun aligned perfectly with the grid of city streets.

ALSO: Photos of this weekend’s spectacular ‘super moon’

The circumstance occurs twice a year, during which the setting sun perfectly aligns with the east–west streets of Manhattan’s main street grid.

 

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