Manhattanhenge - NYC  The two best days (known as “full sun on the grid”) take place on Monday, May 30, 2016 at 8:12pm, and Monday, July 11, 2016 at 8:20pm. You can get a not-as-good-but-actually-still-pretty-great preview (known as “half sun on the grid”) on Sunday, May 29, 2016 at 8:12pm and Tuesday, July 12, 2016 at 8:20pm.  According to Neil deGrasse Tyson, the best cross streets are 14th, 34th, 42nd and 57th, as they’re wide streets with interesting buildings for framing your photos.

Manhattanhenge - NYC The two best days (known as “full sun on the grid”) take place on Monday, May 30, 2016 at 8:12pm, and Monday, July 11, 2016 at 8:20pm. You can get a not-as-good-but-actually-still-pretty-great preview (known as “half sun on the grid”) on Sunday, May 29, 2016 at 8:12pm and Tuesday, July 12, 2016 at 8:20pm. According to Neil deGrasse Tyson, the best cross streets are 14th, 34th, 42nd and 57th, as they’re wide streets with interesting buildings for framing your photos.

Manhattan Henge phenomenon July 11th 2014

Manhattan Henge phenomenon July 11th 2014

New York, Manhattan henge when the sun lines up exactly with Manhattan's street grid. This was at 8:12pm. tonight 05/30/16. This will happen again July 11th. & 12th. 2016

New York, Manhattan henge when the sun lines up exactly with Manhattan's street grid. This was at 8:12pm. tonight 05/30/16. This will happen again July 11th. & 12th. 2016

Return of the #Manhattan #Henge - make sure you check it out this amazing phenomenon if you are in NYC on July 11 in-case you missed it on May 30

Return of the #Manhattan #Henge - make sure you check it out this amazing phenomenon if you are in NYC on July 11 in-case you missed it on May 30

One of the limited moments during the year that the sun sets exactly here. Manhattan - New York - by Cong Huang

One of the limited moments during the year that the sun sets exactly here. Manhattan - New York - by Cong Huang

New York - Concrete jungle where dreams are made of.

New York - Concrete jungle where dreams are made of.

A phenomenon called the Manhattan-Henge happens twice a year, when the sun perfectly lines up with the streets of NYC.

Manhattanhenge

A phenomenon called the Manhattan-Henge happens twice a year, when the sun perfectly lines up with the streets of NYC.

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