Sun aligns with streets in 'Manhattanhenge' this week - New York News

Sun aligns with streets in 'Manhattanhenge' this week

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NEW YORK (MYFOXNY) - The setting sun will align with the east and west streets in Manhattan on Thursday and Friday night for the twice yearly occurrence known as 'Manhattanhenge.'

It's a popular photo for anyone in the area.

On Thursday at 8: 16 p.m. the sun will be in alignment on the following streets: 14th, 23rd, 34th, 42nd and 57 Streets.  To get the best, clear view, head as far east as possible.

On Friday, look for a clear cut shot of the sun aligned with the streets at about 8:18 p.m.

The next chance for 'Manhattanhenge' is July 12.
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