Monday, July 3, 2017

Miscellaneous “Sun & Shadow” Items – June 2017

The following are miscellaneous sun, shade, solar and solar energy facts and comments. They were derived from our twitter feed @SunPosition


Our monthly sunrise/sunset tables have been updated.
http://www.sunposition.com/tables.html


A few of the samples include:


When will the sun begin setting in Toronto after 9PM?

The sun sets in Toronto after 9 PM beginning June 13th. Ends July 10th.


UV peaks in Toronto between about 1:15 and 1:20 PM in June.

Does UV peak at a certain time of day? See here... Peak UV Times https://t.co/SKQPcJz8YJ

It must be difficult looking down at this beautiful blue marble knowing that evil and horrific things are going on. @Cmdr_Hadfield

> RT @Cmdr_Hadfield: @SunPosition   I focus on the gracious and the magnificent, the generous and the kind and the hopeful. There's plenty of that, too.

> @Cmdr_Hadfield  Well said. That is a great way to look at it.


Earliest sunrise of the year in Toronto is 5:35 AM on June 15th.


Sunset time in Toronto doesn't change by more than about 3 minutes for the next month. 9:00 to 9:03 PM.

Believe it or not, the sun starts rising later in Toronto starting tomorrow June 16. We're talking seconds mind you.

The sun will be about 125 km north of Hong Kong at the Summer Solstice June 21, 2017, 04:24 UTC (00:24 EDT).

https://t.co/J4TniEJYmG


Hard to believe, 10 yrs ago today (June 23, 2007) PM @stephenharper unveiled sundial I designed for Air India Flight 182 Memorial in Toronto.

https://t.co/UJ5Ho22Gyu


32 yrs ago today (June 23, 1985) - Air India Flight 182. 'Time Flies / Suns Rise And Shadows Fall /  Let It Pass By / Love Reigns Forever Over All”



Sure, we just had the longest day of the year, but the latest sunset in Toronto is on June 26th. 9:03 PM.

Unique solar event visible across Canada on July 1st. Canada150   1/3

Join fellow Canadians from sea to sea to sea on July 1, 2017, by watching the sun cross the birthplace of Canada. Canada150   2/3

Canada150 Solar Event - For story and local view times see https://t.co/8Sqxto9Ts2  Please RT.   3/3

Province House



Thought you might be interested in this for Canada150 @shawnmicallef @glynbowerman @adamstiles @AnthonyFarnell https://t.co/PSWxVS9BKg

Solar event visible across Canada on July 1st - Canada150 Canada Day https://t.co/sOjnFdL6zA

See the sun from coast to coast when it is high noon over Canada's birthplace on Canada150. View times - https://t.co/8Sqxto9Ts2

All Canada unite on Canada Day to watch sun pass by our birthplace at high noon. Canada150 View times - https://t.co/8Sqxto9Ts2

Hey Ottawa, at 12:16 PM on Canada Day watch high noon sun pass by Province House, Canada's birthplace. Canada150 @canada150th @CBCOttawa

Hey Ottawa, see the sun reach its peak over Canada's birthplace at 12:16 PM ET on Canada Day. Canada150 @canada150th @CBCOttawa

At 9:16 AM in Vancouver on Canada Day, see the sun at high noon over Canada's birthplace. @canada150th Canada150 @CBCVancouver


Cheers, Ralph

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