Manhattanhenge at West 72nd street. Photo by NYCStory.
The phenomenon known as Manhattanhenge, where the sun lines up perfectly with the Manhattan street grid, is starting tonight. It will happen four times this year, according to the geniuses at the Museum of Natural History. The times are below. Learn more here and check out more photos here. If you snap one, send it to us!
Half Sun on the Grid
- Friday, May 29 8:12 P.M. EDT
- Monday, July 13 8:21 P.M. EDT
Full Sun on the Grid
- Saturday, May 30 8:12 P.M. EDT
- Sunday, July 12 8:20 P.M. EDT