Justin Grieser
Capital Weather Gang

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It’s officially summer: 5 questions
about the longest day of the year

It’s officially summer: 5 questions <br>about the longest day of the year

The solstice means the hours of daylight will shorten even as weather heats up.

Vernal Equinox 2015: Solar eclipse, supermoon kick off spring in the Northern Hemisphere

The spring equinox occurs today at 6:45 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time.

5 questions about the winter solstice

5 questions about the winter solstice

The official start of astronomical winter will be at 6:03 p.m. Eastern.

Autumn arrives: The fall equinox explained in six images

Autumn arrives: The fall equinox explained in six images

Monday marks the end of astronomical summer in the Northern Hemisphere. At 10:29 p.m., the sun can be seen directly overhead on the equator in the western Pacific.